Kay Granger is the Congresswoman for the 12th District of Texas. She is the only Republican woman from Texas to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives. Long active in local, state, and national government as well as civic affairs, Congresswoman Granger is recognized for her energetic and sensible leadership. Before coming to Congress, Granger served three terms as the Mayor of Fort Worth, leading her city to win the coveted All America City Award and cutting crime by 49 percent in four years. Granger owned and operated a successful insurance agency for over 20 years and is also a former teacher. She is a member of the First United Methodist Church, and has three grown children and five grandchildren. Granger is the author of What’s Right About America.