Warren Kenneth Paxton was born on December 23, 1962, is an American lawyer and politician who has served as the Attorney General of Texas since 2015. He is the 51st Attorney General of Texas who got elected on November 4, 2014, and took sworn in on January 5, 2015. He is a member of the Tea party conservative. He was also re-elected in the second term as Attorney General in 2018. He has also served as TSS (Texas State Senator).
He has been serving as Texas Attorney General since 2015. He is from the Republican political party.
Early life and Career
Warren Kenneth Paxton was born in Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota where his father was appointed in the United States Air Force. His parents and siblings lived miserable lives. They lived in various places like Florida, New York, North Carolina, California, and Oklahoma. He was fond of football and also carried a jersey autographed by Bill Bates. He, unfortunately, lost an eye at the age of twelve in a game of hide-and-seek and a misdiagnosis led to extended problems with his vision. As an outcome, one eye is green and another damaged one is brown and lax. His eyes further got injured when he was in college.
Patton completed his education at Baylor University where he received a psychology degree in 1985 and a Master of Business Administration in 1986. He was also elected as the president of the student government. He also received a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia. He also worked as a management consultant.
He also served at Strasburger & Price, L.L.P. from 1991 to 1995, and in J.C. Penny Company, Inc. from 1995 to 2002.
He was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002, He represented House District 70 for 10 years, one of the fastest-growing regions in the state. In 2012, he was elected to Texas State Senate, representing Senate District 8 in Collin and Dallas Countries.
Patton is married to Angela Paxton who is an American politician from the state of Texas. He met his wife Angela, a guidance counsellor at Legacy Christian Academy in Frisco, while they were students at the same university. She is a Republican and has represented District 8 in the Texas Senate since 2019. She completed her study at Baylor University(BS Mathematics Science) and the University of Houston Clear Lake (M.E.D). They have four children named
Tucker Paxton, Katie Paxton, Abby Paxton and Madison Paxton. They are members of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano.
Ken Paxton’s Twitter account is @KenPaxtonTX
The net worth of Ken Paxton
Ken Paxton is one of the richest lawyers and listed as the most popular lawyer. His net worth has been calculated to be 511 million Dollars.
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