HD147

HD147

From Texas Political Almanac

Jump to: navigation, search

Overview

Who & Where

Garnet Coleman

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 175,873 136,034 108,710 111,000
Anglo 20.8% 25.1% 27.9% 28.9%
Hispanic 36.0% 31.2% 18.5% 19.8%
Afr-Am 38.3% 38.2% 48.9% 46.7%
Other 5.7% 6.2%
Asian 4.0% 3.9%

2012 Election Analysis

94,753 Registered Voters
14,729 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
55,699 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 18.9% Barack Obama 79.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 19.6% Paul Sadler 77.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 19.4% Dale Henry 76.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 17.6% Michele Petty 78.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 18.2% Keith Hampton 79.4%
State Representative Garnet Coleman 92.2%
County Sheriff Louis Guthrie 18.3% Adrian Garcia 79.1%
County Attorney Robert Talton 20.0% Vince Ryan 80.0%
District Attorney Mike Anderson 23.8% Lloyd Oliver 76.2%
Tax Assessor Mike Sullivan 20.3% Ann Bennett 77.1%
County Brd. of Education Mike Wolfe 20.1% Diane Trautman 79.9%

2010 Election Analysis

95,970 Registered Voters
13,510 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
34,607 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 17.8% Bill White 80.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 21.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 75.3%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 23.6% Barbara Radnofsky 74.6%
Comptroller Susan Combs 53.8%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 21.4% Hector Uribe 76.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 20.7% Hank Gilbert 77.0%
RR Commish David Porter 19.7% Jeff Weems 76.7%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 20.7% Jim Sharp 77.2%
Supreme Court Paul Green 20.2% Bill Moody 77.8%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 22.4% Blake Bailey 75.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 20.8% Keith Hampton 77.2%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Court cites faulty jury instructions for new trial in stand your ground case - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Court cites faulty jury instructions for new trial in stand your ground caseHouston ChronicleGarnet Coleman, D-Houston, said in 2012 that a similar law in Florida led to the death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, a case that garnered national headlines for months. South Texas College of Law professor Geoffrey Corn described Thursday's ...and more »
[#]
Houston universities oppose proposal to tie funding to performance - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Houston universities oppose proposal to tie funding to performanceHouston ChronicleGarnet Coleman, a Democrat who represents both schools. "Those schools in my district lose based on all of the equations that have been presented over the years." In states that have developed outcomes-based funding, however, schools like UH or TSU ...
[#]

Navigation

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