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%

2014 Election Analysis

99,839 Registered Voters
16,543 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
31,061 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 21.1% David Alameel 74.9%
Governor Greg Abbott 18.8% Wendy Davis 79.9%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 18.3% Leticia Van de Putte 78.7%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 18.7% Sam Houston 78.1%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 18.8% Mike Collier 77.9%
Land Commish George P. Bush 21.1% John Cook 75.2%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 19.5% Jim Hogan 76.0%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 19.4% Steve Brown 76.3%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 20.2% Bill Moody 77.4%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 20.7% Lawrence Meyers 76.9%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 18.8% Gina Benavides 78.2%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 46.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 19.7% John Granberg 77.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 43.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 45.3%
State Representative Garnet F. Coleman 100.0%

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

Garnet Coleman said transgender individuals have a 1 in 12 chance of getting ... - PolitiFact
Garnet Coleman said transgender individuals have a 1 in 12 chance of getting ...PolitiFactState Rep. Garnet Coleman brought up murder in urging colleagues to add acts against transgender Texans to the state's hate-crimes law. "The facts do not lie," the Houston Democrat said in a May 6, 2015, hearing held by the Texas House Committee on ...
[#]
With Anti-Gay Marriage Resolution, Dan Patrick Accepts Defeat - The Texas Observer
With Anti-Gay Marriage Resolution, Dan Patrick Accepts DefeatThe Texas ObserverState Sen. Eddie Lucio (D-Brownsville) added the anti-gay marriage language from HB 4105 into a totally innocuous bill by state Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-Houston). When the language was discovered?it had been effectively hidden?it caused an uproar.
[#]
Divisive anti-gay marriage bill falls in Texas Legislature - KTRK-TV
KTRK-TV
Divisive anti-gay marriage bill falls in Texas LegislatureKTRK-TVGarnet Coleman, whose unrelated bill was used by the Senate to carry the marriage-license amendment. "It is offensive to my constituents, it's offensive to me, and it's offensive to our constitution." The new battle over gay marriage drew opposition ...Senate Passes Anti-Gay Marriage ResolutionTexas TribuneAP Hypes Fall of Texas's 'Divisive' Traditional Marriage BillNewsBusters (blog)all 192 news articles »
[#]

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