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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%

2014 Election Analysis

106,577 Registered Voters
13,787 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
40,570 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 69.3% David Alameel 27.5%
Governor Greg Abbott 67.1% Wendy Davis 31.4%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 66.1% Leticia Van de Putte 31.2%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 67.6% Sam Houston 30.1%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 68.1% Mike Collier 29.4%
Land Commish George P. Bush 68.8% John Cook 28.1%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 67.8% Jim Hogan 29.1%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 68.0% Steve Brown 28.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 68.6% Bill Moody 29.1%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 68.9% Lawrence Meyers 28.8%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 67.8% Gina Benavides 29.7%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 85.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 68.6% John Granberg 28.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 83.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 84.6%
State Representative John Zerwas 100.0%

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

A Conversation With Sen. Kel Seliger and Rep. John Zerwas - Austin Chronicle
A Conversation With Sen. Kel Seliger and Rep. John ZerwasAustin ChronicleJoin the Texas Tribune in person or online for a conversation with state Sen. Kel Seliger, chairman of the Senate Higher Education Committee, and state Rep. John Zerwas, chairman of the House Higher Education Committee. Thu., April 16, 7:30-9am (2015).
House Bill 100 pending in Senate committee - UTA The Shorthorn
House Bill 100 pending in Senate committeeUTA The ShorthornJohn Zerwas, R-Richmond, the bill author and Higher Education Committee chairman, asked McRaven about general criticism of spending on brick and mortar instead of online courses. ?The buck is still out, I think, on online courses and their total value ...and more »
House Tentatively OKs Campus Construction Bond Plan - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
House Tentatively OKs Campus Construction Bond PlanTexas TribuneJohn Zerwas, R-Richmond, must be voted on one more time before it can head to the Senate. The bonds are secured with tuition revenue, but the Legislature approves them and has historically used general revenue to pay them off. University officials say ...Tech could get green light on $250 million in bondsLubbockOnline.comCollege campus construction bonds pass through Texas HouseAustin Business Journal (blog)Texas House tentatively OKs campus construction bond plan that includes Fort ...Fort Worth Business PressSan Marcos Mercury -88.9 KETRall 21 news articles »


House Districts

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