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Who & Where

Rene Oliviera

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 169,088 113,454 74,430
Anglo 9.4% 11.9% 16.0%
Hispanic 89.8% 87.1% 83.1%
Afr-Am 0.6% 0.6% 0.3%
Other 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.2%

2014 Election Analysis

76,755 Registered Voters
62,020 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
15,661 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 39.6% David Alameel 53.8%
Governor Greg Abbott 38.1% Wendy Davis 59.3%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 33.8% Leticia Van de Putte 62.9%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 34.2% Sam Houston 60.4%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 34.1% Mike Collier 59.9%
Land Commish George P. Bush 39.8% John Cook 55.5%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 33.2% Jim Hogan 60.7%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 32.5% Steve Brown 56.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 34.6% Bill Moody 61.7%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 37.0% Lawrence Meyers 58.9%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 32.3% Gina Benavides 64.1%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 64.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 36.4% John Granberg 58.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 58.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 64.6%
State Representative Rene O. Oliveira 100.0%

2012 Election Analysis

73,691 Registered Voters
58,965 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
29,577 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 29.7% Barack Obama 69.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 35.0% Paul Sadler 60.8%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 28.2% Dale Henry 64.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 26.3% Michele Petty 67.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 30.5% Keith Hampton 65.8%
State Representative Rene Oliveira 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

74,171 Registered Voters
57,256 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
17,166 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 37.0% Bill White 60.8%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 35.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 59.4%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 42.9% Barbara Radnofsky 53.5%
Comptroller Susan Combs 67.1%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 33.8% Hector Uribe 62.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 34.9% Hank Gilbert 59.2%
RR Commish David Porter 36.3% Jeff Weems 57.0%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 35.5% Jim Sharp 60.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 34.8% Bill Moody 60.8%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 39.8% Blake Bailey 54.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 34.9% Keith Hampton 60.0%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

The road to UTRGV: the first university created in 21st century - Brownsville Herald
The road to UTRGV: the first university created in 21st centuryBrownsville HeraldOne of the first meetings was with state Rep. Rene Oliveira, D-Brownsville, Cigarroa said, adding that his reaction was unforgettable. ?When I saw this opportunity I was stupefied,? Oliveira said. ?Because now we could become part of the systems, merge ...and more »
Clinton in McAllen to meet Democratic lawmakers and attend a fund-raiser - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Clinton in McAllen to meet Democratic lawmakers and attend a fund-raiserSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)Clinton's team met with Texas legislators and local officials in the afternoon to discuss campaign strategies, according to state Rep. Rene Oliveira, D-Brownsville. Around two dozen state lawmakers and several members of Congress from across Texas, ...and more »


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