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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

McClendon faces possible challenge from former mayoral aide - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
McClendon faces possible challenge from former mayoral aideSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)It would be hard to find a state lawmaker whose legislative seat has been more secure over the past two decades than Ruth Jones McClendon. During her 19 years representing the reliably Democratic House District 120, McClendon has run unopposed in ...
Group Effort To Save Historic Building Hits A Divided Pathway - Texas Public Radio
Texas Public Radio
Group Effort To Save Historic Building Hits A Divided PathwayTexas Public RadioRuth Jones McClendon. But before any work can be done, the Texas Facilities Commission, which oversees the maintenance and repairs at state complexes, will need to review the historical preservation analysis which is currently being conducted.and more »
Veteran SA lawmaker stricken with cancer weighs re-election - KSAT San Antonio
KSAT San Antonio
Veteran SA lawmaker stricken with cancer weighs re-electionKSAT San AntonioSAN ANTONIO - Veteran state lawmaker Ruth Jones McClendon, who was stricken with cancer in 2009, is weighing whether she should run for a 10th term in the Texas House. ?That's something that you talk to God about,? McClendon said in a rare interview ...


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