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Overview

Who & Where

Joe Straus

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 174,867 133,224 121,210
Anglo 55.1% 58.8% 63.3%
Hispanic 34.6% 31.4% 28.5%
Afr-Am 6.8% 6.2% 4.7%
Other 4.3% 4.1%
Asian 1.9%

2012 Election Analysis

108,429 Registered Voters
24,094 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
73,579 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 60.7% Barack Obama 37.5%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 59.6% Paul Sadler 37.1%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 61.4% Dale Henry 33.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 58.4% Michele Petty 37.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 60.2% Keith Hampton 36.5%
State Representative Joe Straus 80.2%

2010 Election Analysis

111,225 Registered Voters
23,428 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
48,188 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 59.2% Bill White 37.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 67.4% Linda Chavez-Thompson 29.0%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 71.1% Barbara Radnofsky 26.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.0%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 67.5% Hector Uribe 29.2%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 66.7% Hank Gilbert 29.6%
RR Commish David Porter 63.5% Jeff Weems 31.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 66.4% Jim Sharp 30.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 67.2% Bill Moody 29.6%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 67.7% Blake Bailey 28.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 67.0% Keith Hampton 29.8%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Joe Straus Creates Committee To Review Texas Economic Development Projects - Texas GOP Vote

Texas GOP Vote

Joe Straus Creates Committee To Review Texas Economic Development Projects
Texas GOP Vote
On Friday, Texas House Speaker Joe Straus created the Select Committee on Economic Development Incentives, which will assess the economic benefit provided by state and local incentive programs and make recommendations to make those programs ...

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Political Appointments, Kind of Like High School - New York Times

Political Appointments, Kind of Like High School
New York Times
House Speaker Joe Straus, Republican of San Antonio, filled a couple of gaps out of necessity, but Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, a lame duck, took one last shot at reshaping the Senate, shuffling assignments and making changes that could arguably have been ...

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Kuempel joins lottery review committee - Seguin Gazette-Enterprise

Kuempel joins lottery review committee
Seguin Gazette-Enterprise
AUSTIN ? Seguin's State Rep. John Kuempel has been appointed co-chairman of the legislative committee that could determine the future of the Texas Lottery as well as charity bingo games in this state. Texas House Speaker Joe Straus, R-Alamo Heights, ...
Committee to study ending the state lottery takes shapemySanAntonio.com (blog)

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Future of state economic incentive programs up for debate - Houston Chronicle

Future of state economic incentive programs up for debate
Houston Chronicle
Growing disagreement over the future of these programs was on display Wednesday at the inaugural meeting of the House Select Committee on Economic Development Incentives, a 13-member panel charged by Speaker Joe Straus to look at the viability ...

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UPDATED: Wallace Hall impeachment probe cost $500K - Chron.com (blog)

Chron.com (blog)

UPDATED: Wallace Hall impeachment probe cost $500K
Chron.com (blog)
AUSTIN ? A House investigation into the actions of University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall will cost taxpayers $500,000, representatives in the office of House Speaker Joe Straus told the Houston Chronicle on Tuesday. Houston attorney Rusty ...
Cost Of UT Regent Inquiry Almost $600000News 92 FM
Cost Of UT Regent Probe Reaches Almost $600000KWTX

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