Congressman Marc Veasey was born and raised in North Texas. He and his wife Tonya make their home in Fort Worth where they are raising their son Adam. Marc earned a degree from Texas Wesleyan University in Mass Communications.
Marc was first elected to public office in November of 2004, when he became the State Representative for House District 95 in Southeast Fort Worth. As a Member of the State House, Marc was recognized as one of the young rising stars among Texas Democrats and other State leaders when they elected him Chair of the House Democratic Caucus. During the eight years he served as a state representative, he was our voice in the Legislature, fighting for good jobs, good schools, affordable healthcare and justice for all Texans.