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Overview

Who & Where

Sylvester Turner

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 175,733 123,875 96,835 97,825
Anglo 13.9% 17.1% 23.0% 22.7%
Hispanic 39.9% 35.8% 20.2% 21.0%
Afr-Am 41.8% 42.1% 51.3% 51.0%
Other 5.3% 5.8%
Asian 4.8% 4.5%

2012 Election Analysis

87,608 Registered Voters
15,165 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
52,269 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 23.6% Barack Obama 75.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 24.3% Paul Sadler 73.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 23.7% Dale Henry 73.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 22.3% Michele Petty 75.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 22.9% Keith Hampton 75.6%
State Representative Sam Brocato 22.9% Sylvester Turner 77.1%
County Sheriff Louis Guthrie 20.7% Adrian Garcia 77.7%
County Attorney Robert Talton 22.7% Vince Ryan 77.3%
District Attorney Mike Anderson 25.3% Lloyd Oliver 74.7%
Tax Assessor Mike Sullivan 22.9% Ann Bennett 75.4%
County Brd. of Education Mike Wolfe 22.8% Diane Trautman 77.2%

2010 Election Analysis

87,660 Registered Voters
13,386 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
32,259 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 24.5% Bill White 74.4%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 28.4% Linda Chavez-Thompson 69.6%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 30.9% Barbara Radnofsky 68.0%
Comptroller Susan Combs 67.4%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 28.2% Hector Uribe 70.2%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 27.7% Hank Gilbert 70.7%
RR Commish David Porter 26.9% Jeff Weems 70.9%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 27.4% Jim Sharp 71.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 27.5% Bill Moody 71.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 28.9% Blake Bailey 69.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 27.6% Keith Hampton 71.1%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Fundraising rules may offer early advantage in mayor's race - Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle

Fundraising rules may offer early advantage in mayor's race
Houston Chronicle
For 15 minutes last week, Sylvester Turner enthralled a crowd at Irma's Southwest Grill with his dreams for Houston and his upcoming campaign to represent it. Audience members roared at each applause line, elbowed one another with each wink-and-nod ...

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Potential Houston mayoral candidate questions fundraising rules - Houston Chronicle

Potential Houston mayoral candidate questions fundraising rules
Houston Chronicle
Likely mayoral candidate Chris Bell is asking Harris County to disallow the city of Houston from giving the front-runner in the race a large financial edge before the candidates are allowed to raise funds. In a filing Friday in Harris County District ...

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Parker: ?I am still the mayor of Houston? - Chron.com (blog)

Parker: ?I am still the mayor of Houston?
Chron.com (blog)
Sylvester Turner, D-Houston, who announced his intention to seek the mayor's office for the third time earlier this year, and who has been joined by a number of other confirmed or rumored candidates. You can find my last roundup, which already has ...

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