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HD121

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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%

2014 Election Analysis

March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Matt Beebe 5,846 38.8%
Joe Straus 9,226 61.2%
Total Votes 15,072

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

Jason Villalba: Joe Straus is `Reaganesque;' Scott Turner, `Godly,' but ... - Austin American-Statesman (blog)
Austin American-Statesman (blog)
Jason Villalba: Joe Straus is `Reaganesque;' Scott Turner, `Godly,' but ...Austin American-Statesman (blog)They laughed last night when Rep. Jason Villalba described House Speaker Joe Straus as ?Reaganesque,? as in, ?He is conservative, he is transparent, he is pragmatic, he is Reaganesque.? They roared again later in the evening when Villalba invoked the ...Race or no race, a debateHouston ChronicleTexas Reps Square Off on Straus v. TurnerBreitbart Newsall 4 news articles »
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Joe Straus Easily Re-Elected House Speaker - The Texas Observer
The Texas Observer
Joe Straus Easily Re-Elected House SpeakerThe Texas ObserverHe was the champion of the considerable and monied machinery that had been trying to undo House Speaker Joe Straus, who's carefully maintained a coalition of Democrats and moderate Republicans since he was elected to the position by his fellow ...
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Oh no! The Texas House is actually functioning under Speaker Joe Straus! - Chron.com (blog)
Waco Tribune-Herald
Oh no! The Texas House is actually functioning under Speaker Joe Straus!Chron.com (blog)tx-house-emblem That's my takeaway from the vote taken today by the Texas House after reading the ?reports? about the underhanded way in which Speaker Joe Straus handled the passage of the resolution on rules the House will follow this session. Really?EDITORIAL: Overwhelming Joe Straus victory is strike against divisiveness ...Waco Tribune-HeraldStraus: Budget Plan Reflects Fiscal DisciplineTexas TribuneSpeaker Straus raked in $1.4 million in end-of-year contributionsDallas Morning News (blog)Your Houston News -LubbockOnline.com -KFDAall 41 news articles »
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Op-Ed: Joe Pojman, a Pro-Life Endorsement for Straus and a $50k Donation - Breitbart News
Breitbart News
Op-Ed: Joe Pojman, a Pro-Life Endorsement for Straus and a $50k DonationBreitbart NewsPojman now claims ?Joe Straus is pro-life.? He and his organization have showered praise on Straus, even while legitimate life-focused organizations like Texas Right to Life, Concerned Women for America, Eagle Forum, and the Texas Home School ...
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