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Who & Where

Ruth Jones McClendon

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 175,132 124,829 109,695
Anglo 23.9% 28.3% 32.9%
Hispanic 46.8% 42.2% 35.0%
Afr-Am 27.8% 26.8% 27.9%
Other 3.5% 3.8%
Asian 2.2%

2014 Election Analysis

91,398 Registered Voters
29,122 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
25,354 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 42.5% David Alameel 53.3%
Governor Greg Abbott 38.8% Wendy Davis 59.3%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 36.7% Leticia Van de Putte 60.8%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 38.8% Sam Houston 57.3%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 37.9% Mike Collier 57.6%
Land Commish George P. Bush 40.7% John Cook 54.6%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 37.9% Jim Hogan 56.8%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 36.6% Steve Brown 57.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 39.8% Bill Moody 57.2%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 40.4% Lawrence Meyers 56.2%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 37.4% Gina Benavides 59.0%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 65.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 40.2% John Granberg 56.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 61.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 64.2%
State Representative Ruth Jones McClendon 82.3%

2012 Election Analysis

85,751 Registered Voters
26,355 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
47,416 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 34.0% Barack Obama 64.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 33.8% Paul Sadler 63.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 34.0% Dale Henry 62.0%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 31.3% Michele Petty 65.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 34.3% Keith Hampton 63.2%
State Representative Ruth Jones McClendon 87.9%

2010 Election Analysis

89,399 Registered Voters
26,286 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
25,813 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 38.3% Bill White 58.9%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 43.5% Linda Chavez-Thompson 53.1%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 48.3% Barbara Radnofsky 49.5%
Comptroller Susan Combs 75.3%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 43.1% Hector Uribe 53.9%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 42.4% Hank Gilbert 53.8%
RR Commish David Porter 41.3% Jeff Weems 54.2%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 42.7% Jim Sharp 54.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 42.4% Bill Moody 54.5%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 44.0% Blake Bailey 52.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 42.7% Keith Hampton 54.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Senate committee OKs Timothy Cole Exoneration Review Commission bill - LubbockOnline.com
Senate committee OKs Timothy Cole Exoneration Review Commission billLubbockOnline.comRuth Jones McClendon, D-San Antonio, filed, passed with a 138-3 vote in the House. Ellis said after the hearing he is confident McClendon's bill has the votes to pass in the Senate. If that's the case, it would then go to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk for ...Dallas area exonerees ask for commission on wrongful convictionsDallas Morning News (blog)all 70 news articles »
Proposed Tim Cole Exoneration Review Commission set for public hearing in ... - LubbockOnline.com
Proposed Tim Cole Exoneration Review Commission set for public hearing in ...LubbockOnline.comRuth Jones McClendon said three weeks ago, just before the House overwhelmingly approved her bill, which she has filed for several sessions, only to see it killed in the final days. The current session ends June 1, which means HB 48 must be on the ...and more »
Is this the end of the line for McClendon's innocence panel bill? - Houston Chronicle (subscription)
Is this the end of the line for McClendon's innocence panel bill?Houston Chronicle (subscription)Ruth Jones McClendon, a San Antonio Democrat ? to its State Affairs Committee, chaired by state Sen. Joan Huffman. The Houston-area Republican has, for all intents and purposes, become the conscience of the chamber's GOP majority on most criminal ...and more »


House Districts

District HD1, HD2, HD3, HD4, HD5, HD6, HD7, HD8, HD9, HD10, HD11, HD12, HD13, HD14, HD15, HD16, HD17, HD18, HD19, HD20, HD21, HD22, HD23, HD24, HD25, HD26, HD27, HD28, HD29, HD30, HD31, HD32, HD33, HD34, HD35, HD36, HD37, HD38, HD39, HD40, HD41, HD42, HD43, HD44, HD45, HD46, HD47, HD48, HD49, HD50, HD51, HD52, HD53, HD54, HD55, HD56, HD57, HD58, HD59, HD60, HD61, HD62, HD63, HD64, HD65, HD66, HD67, HD68, HD69, HD70, HD71, HD72, HD73, HD74, HD75, HD76, HD77, HD78, HD79, HD80, HD81, HD82, HD83, HD84, HD85, HD86, HD87, HD88, HD89, HD90, HD91, HD92, HD93, HD94, HD95, HD96, HD97, HD98, HD99, HD100, HD101, HD102, HD103, HD104, HD105, HD106, HD107, HD108, HD109, HD110, HD111, HD112, HD113, HD114, HD115, HD116, HD117, HD118, HD119, HD120, HD121, HD122, HD123, HD124, HD125, HD126, HD127, HD128, HD129, HD130, HD131, HD132, HD133, HD134, HD135, HD136, HD137, HD138, HD139, HD140, HD141, HD142, HD143, HD144, HD145, HD146, HD147, HD148, HD149, HD150