CD15

CD15

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Overview

Who & Where

Rubén Hinojosa

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 469,736 342,900
Anglo 16.3% 19.4% 25.2%
Hispanic 80.6% 77.2% 71.1%
Afr-Am 2.0% 2.1% 2.3%
Other 1.5% 1.6%
Asian 0.8%


2012 Election Analysis

290,758 Registered Voters
196,886 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
152,930 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 41.5% Barack Obama 57.3%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 42.7% Paul Sadler 54.6%
U.S. Congress Dale Brueggemann 36.9% Rubén Hinojosa 60.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 39.5% Dale Henry 56.5%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 37.9% Michele Petty 58.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 40.5% Keith Hampton 56.8%

2010 Election Analysis

300,705 Registered Voters
200,041 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
84,855 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 44.1% Bill White 53.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 47.3% Linda Chavez-Thompson 49.4%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 52.3% Barbara Radnofsky 45.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 79.6%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 46.8% Hector Uribe 50.9%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 46.9% Hank Gilbert 49.8%
RR Commish David Porter 46.3% Jeff Weems 49.2%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 45.6% Jim Sharp 51.8%
Supreme Court Paul Green 46.1% Bill Moody 51.1%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 48.0% Blake Bailey 48.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 46.6% Keith Hampton 50.6%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Public Advocates Accuse House Ethics Committee of ? - Foreign Policy (blog)
Foreign Policy (blog)
Public Advocates Accuse House Ethics Committee of ?Foreign Policy (blog)In January, the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), an independent body charged with determining if House members break rules governing lawmaker's conduct, initiated its review of the 2013 trip to Baku by 10 members of Congress and 32 staff members ...Coalition urges lawmakers to release ethics report on Azerbaijan tripHouston Chronicle (subscription)Watchdog groups call on Ethics Committee to release findings in Azerbaijan caseCenter for Responsive Politicsall 17 news articles »
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Former Mayor to Challenge Hinojosa for Congress - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Former Mayor to Challenge Hinojosa for CongressTexas TribuneRubén Hinojosa, Democrat of Edinburg, in 2016. ?I'm prepared for whatever the role requires,? Villarreal said, adding that he made the decision after spending several weeks on the road throughout the 15th Congressional District. ?... I'm walking into ...Former Rio Grande City mayor plans to run for CongressKGBT-TVFormer Rio Grande City mayor to run for CongressBrownsville Heraldall 10 news articles »
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Robert Menendez sets Iran decision announcement date - CNN International
CNN International
Robert Menendez sets Iran decision announcement dateCNN InternationalThe New Jersey Democrat's office said Friday that he will deliver a "major address" on the Iran deal Tuesday in New Jersey, where he will announce his decision on whether to vote for a congressional measure of disapproval on the deal. Menendez is ...Menendez sets Iran decision dateWPTZ The Champlain Valleyall 3,126 news articles »
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