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John Wray

District Outlook
On August 22, 2013, Representative Pitts announced that he would not seek re-election in 2014.

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 163,063 116,978 104,505
Anglo 67.0% 71.3% 76.8%
Hispanic 22.3% 18.7% 12.9%
Afr-Am 9.2% 8.5% 8.5%
Other 1.8% 1.7%
Asian 0.4%

2014 Election Analysis

101,519 Registered Voters
12,297 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
35,042 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 75.7% David Alameel 20.9%
Governor Greg Abbott 73.5% Wendy Davis 24.7%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 73.2% Leticia Van de Putte 23.7%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 73.7% Sam Houston 23.8%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 72.8% Mike Collier 23.5%
Land Commish George P. Bush 75.0% John Cook 21.6%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 72.5% Jim Hogan 23.5%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 72.7% Steve Brown 22.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 73.8% Bill Moody 23.2%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 74.8% Lawrence Meyers 22.1%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 73.8% Gina Benavides 22.6%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 87.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 73.9% John Granberg 22.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 85.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 86.9%
State Representative John Wray 100.0%

May 27th Republican Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
TJ Fabby 5,363 47.1%
John Wray 6,031 52.9%
Total Votes 11,394

March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Duke Burge 1,494 10.1%
Jake Ellzey 2,364 16.0%
TJ Fabby 5,631 38.1%
John Wray 5,296 35.8%
Total Votes 14,785

2012 Election Analysis

94,552 Registered Voters
10,690 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
58,958 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 73.1% Barack Obama 25.5%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 70.8% Paul Sadler 26.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 71.0% Dale Henry 25.3%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 67.8% Michele Petty 27.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 70.4% Keith Hampton 26.0%
State Representative Jim Pitts 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

93,417 Registered Voters
9,967 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
34,035 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 65.8% Bill White 30.0%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 74.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 21.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 76.6% Barbara Radnofsky 20.9%
Comptroller Susan Combs 87.3%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 74.5% Hector Uribe 21.4%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 73.2% Hank Gilbert 22.7%
RR Commish David Porter 72.1% Jeff Weems 22.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 73.0% Jim Sharp 23.7%
Supreme Court Paul Green 72.7% Bill Moody 23.4%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 72.2% Blake Bailey 22.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 73.3% Keith Hampton 23.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

UT Southwestern honors Dinah Weable as 'Inspirational Survivor' - Waxahachie Daily Light
Waxahachie Daily Light
UT Southwestern honors Dinah Weable as 'Inspirational Survivor'Waxahachie Daily LightDinah's boss, former State Representative, Jim Pitts, has donated the beautiful pink roses and several spa treatments for many years as well. Baylor Hospital (now Baylor Scott & White - Waxahachie) has been the sustaining donor for several years. The ...
Former House Budget Writer Lobbying for Strip Clubs - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Former House Budget Writer Lobbying for Strip ClubsTexas TribunePut former House Appropriations Chairman Jim Pitts, R-Waxahachie, on the lobby team for the Texas Entertainment Association ? the euphemistically named trade group for the state's strip clubs. Pitts ... But the Texas Legislature never rests: State Rep.and more »
Rep. Jim Pitts, head of powerful House budget-writing committee, to retire ... - Dallas Morning News
Rep. Jim Pitts, head of powerful House budget-writing committee, to retire ...Dallas Morning NewsAUSTIN ? House Appropriations Committee Chairman Jim Pitts, one of the most powerful officials in Austin, said Thursday that he won't seek re-election next year. The 10-term Waxahachie Republican said that after giving all he could for his ...Pitts, House Budget Writer, Announces RetirementTexas Tribuneall 9 news articles »


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