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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

House Votes to Keep Free Tuition for Some Veterans' Kids - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
House Votes to Keep Free Tuition for Some Veterans' KidsTexas TribuneJohn Zerwas, R-Richmond, would gut Senate Bill 1735, which would have made many children of veterans ineligible for free tuition. Zerwas had been pushing the bill at the request of universities, which have said that the "legacy" benefit was costing ...Texas House opts not to cut veterans education benefitsWashington TimesHighlights from around the state CapitolKFDAall 72 news articles »
Texas House mulls cutting popular veteran education benefits - Chron.com
CBS Local
Texas House mulls cutting popular veteran education benefitsChron.comThe bill ? meant to address the program's rising costs ?was briefly discussed Friday. But Republican Rep. John Zerwas postponed debate until Sunday, citing the measure's "complexity and emotion." Before floor discussion even began, Democratic Rep.House delays vote on cutting veteran education benefitsmySanAntonio.com (blog)all 35 news articles »
Texas House again delays vote on veterans education benefits - KEYE TV
Texas House again delays vote on veterans education benefitsKEYE TVThe plan was originally set for a Friday vote, but delayed until Sunday amid heated discussion. Sponsor and Republican Rep. John Zerwas called it "what is required for us" to preserve the program. Its cost to Texas public universities has climbed from ...


House Districts

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