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Who & Where

John Zerwas

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 160,373 107,968 78,805
Anglo 46.6% 48.9% 56.1%
Hispanic 22.0% 20.6% 15.6%
Afr-Am 15.0% 14.2% 15.3%
Other 17.0% 16.8%
Asian 11.8%

2012 Election Analysis

93,442 Registered Voters
11,126 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
63,958 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 64.2% Barack Obama 34.8%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 64.1% Paul Sadler 33.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 64.5% Dale Henry 32.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 62.7% Michele Petty 34.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 63.6% Keith Hampton 34.1%
State Representative John Zerwas 100.0%
County Sheriff Troy Nehls 65.6% Michael Ellison 34.4%
County Attorney Roy Cordes 65.7% Skip Belt 34.3%
Tax Assessor Patsy Schultz 67.3% Jesse Torres 32.7%

2010 Election Analysis

77,608 Registered Voters
9,290 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
37,456 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 63.2% Bill White 35.3%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 69.5% Linda Chavez-Thompson 28.3%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 71.6% Barbara Radnofsky 26.9%
Comptroller Susan Combs 87.8%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 70.0% Hector Uribe 28.0%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 69.3% Hank Gilbert 28.4%
RR Commish David Porter 68.9% Jeff Weems 28.3%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 69.2% Jim Sharp 28.8%
Supreme Court Paul Green 69.4% Bill Moody 28.7%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 69.6% Blake Bailey 27.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 69.7% Keith Hampton 28.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Arkansas Medicaid plan offers mixed lessons - Monitor
Arkansas Medicaid plan offers mixed lessonsMonitorJohn Zerwas, R-Richmond, failed. The Legislature ultimately approved a requirement that the Health and Human Services Commission receive legislative approval before expanding Medicaid eligibility. Texas' Legislature has only moved further to the right ...and more »
Abbott: Medicaid system too broken to expand - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Abbott: Medicaid system too broken to expandHouston Chronicle(John) Zerwas, how does that Utah plan work?' And so a single question ... turned into a supposition that somehow I have embraced Medicaid expansion." Abbott said he still believes Medicaid is too broken of a system to grow its footprint in Texas ...Organizations prescribe varying solutions for Texas health careFort Worth Business Pressall 129 news articles »
Company embroiled in contract scandal goes on the offensive - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Company embroiled in contract scandal goes on the offensiveHouston ChronicleJohn Zerwas, a Richmond Republican who serves on the board, said he met with McDaniel and 21CT CEO Irene Williams. The meeting focused on the company's results in locating Medicaid fraud and the way in which the firm won its contract did not come ...


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