Baytown has had terrible luck with its congressmen recently. Baytown currently sits in the Texas 36th Congressional District, created after the 2010 Census. Texas 36’s first representative, Steve Stockman, is currently serving a 10-year prison sentence for multiple counts of fraud and money laundering. 

Baytown’s current representative is Brian Babin, who sits on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. In a meeting with the Baytown Chamber of Commerce in September 2019, Babin stressed that the Trump administration and Congress would push an infrastructure package that would greatly benefit the Baytown area petrochemical industry. Such a package never materialized. “Infrastructure week” never came. 

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.