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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%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Former Mayor to Challenge Hinojosa for Congress - MyHighPlains
Former Mayor to Challenge Hinojosa for CongressMyHighPlainsRubén 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 to run for CongressMonitorFormer Rio Grande City mayor plans to run for CongressKGBT-TVall 10 news articles »
GOP confident on fast track votes Obama knocks progressives on trade stance ... - Politico
GOP confident on fast track votes Obama knocks progressives on trade stance ...PoliticoTX-15: Rep. Ruben Hinojosa. WA-01: Rep. Susan DelBene. Separately, the Club for Growth launched six-figure broadcast and cable ad campaigns Thursday aimed at four Republican members of Congress who support reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank.
Democrat pushes for stronger Pell Grants - The Hill (blog)
The Hill (blog)
Democrat pushes for stronger Pell GrantsThe Hill (blog)?Under the Republican majorities in Congress, Pell Grants are under the constant threat of irresponsible cuts and dismantlement ? even though college today is more expensive than ever,? the Hawaii Democrat said in a statement to The Hill. ... Rubén ...Cost Of College 2015: Democrats Propose Pell Grant Expansion, Financial Aid ...International Business Timesall 3 news articles »

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