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Who & Where

Diego Bernal

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 175,674 135,763 117,430
Anglo 23.6% 27.4% 31.4%
Hispanic 70.6% 66.5% 62.7%
Afr-Am 4.6% 4.5% 4.4%
Other 2.0% 2.2%
Asian 0.5%

2015 Election Analysis

February 17th Runoff Special Election

Candidate Votes  %
Diego Bernal 5,170 63.7%
Nunzio Previtera 2,950 36.3%
Total Votes 8,120

January 6th Special Election

Candidate Votes  %
Melissa Aguillon 1,257 17.7%
Diego Bernal 3,372 47.5%
Roger V. Gary 103 1.5%
Paul Ingmundson 81 1.1%
Walter Martinez 780 11.0%
Nunzio Previtera 1,512 21.3%
Total Votes 7,105

2014 Election Analysis

90,541 Registered Voters
49,818 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
29,179 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 42.0% David Alameel 52.8%
Governor Greg Abbott 37.5% Wendy Davis 60.5%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 33.7% Leticia Van de Putte 63.7%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 36.9% Sam Houston 58.4%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 36.4% Mike Collier 58.6%
Land Commish George P. Bush 41.1% John Cook 53.3%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 36.6% Jim Hogan 56.7%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 35.2% Steve Brown 57.1%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 39.7% Bill Moody 57.0%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 39.8% Lawrence Meyers 56.6%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 35.9% Gina Benavides 60.4%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 61.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 40.7% John Granberg 55.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 56.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 60.1%
State Representative Mike Villarreal 86.3%

2012 Election Analysis

85,979 Registered Voters
47,413 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
47,839 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 36.7% Barack Obama 61.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 36.3% Paul Sadler 60.1%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 36.6% Dale Henry 57.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 34.2% Michele Petty 61.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 36.6% Keith Hampton 60.2%
State Representative Mike Villarreal 87.5%

2010 Election Analysis

90,380 Registered Voters
48,675 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
29,476 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 37.7% Bill White 59.5%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 43.4% Linda Chavez-Thompson 52.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 49.1% Barbara Radnofsky 48.5%
Comptroller Susan Combs 72.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 42.5% Hector Uribe 54.4%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 42.5% Hank Gilbert 53.5%
RR Commish David Porter 40.4% Jeff Weems 53.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 42.4% Jim Sharp 54.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 42.8% Bill Moody 54.0%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 45.4% Blake Bailey 50.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 42.5% Keith Hampton 54.0%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Own A Business? Don't Like Guns? State Rep. Diego Bernal Has A Sign For That - San Antonio Current (blog)
San Antonio Current (blog)
Own A Business? Don't Like Guns? State Rep. Diego Bernal Has A Sign For ThatSan Antonio Current (blog)Wikimedia Commons; Texas is now an open carry state, but businesses can adopt a non-open carry policy for its customers. Now that it's legal in Texas to openly carry a handgun, gun-control advocates are figuring out ways to let the gun-toting public ...Open Carry Law Did Not Take Effect With Other New Laws September 1WOAI.comall 2 news articles »
Texas says 'Renovate the Alamo' - the plaza and the building - Reuters
Texas says 'Renovate the Alamo' - the plaza and the buildingReutersTexas State Representative Diego Bernal, a former member of the San Antonio city council whose district contains the Alamo, said he is tired of hearing visitors being "underwhelmed." The building and plaza are on a busy street in downtown San Antonio, ...New era of upgrades seen for AlamoHouston Chronicle (subscription)all 107 news articles »
The Alamo Enters a New Era: 'Preserve, Repair and Improve' - Breitbart News
Breitbart News
The Alamo Enters a New Era: 'Preserve, Repair and Improve'Breitbart NewsFirst, with the Texas General Land Office assuming control over the entire site. And then, the United Nations recognized the San Antonio mission as a World Heritage Site. State Rep. Diego Bernal (D-San Antonio) said he believed ?from this day forward ...and more »


House Districts

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