HD37

HD37

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Overview

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%

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%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Food bank helps National Guard troops with food assistance - KGBT-TV

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Food bank helps National Guard troops with food assistance
KGBT-TV
Texas State Rep, Rene Oliveira (D-Brownsville) said he is appalled. "It's embarrassing that our troops have to stand in a food pantry line,? Rep. Oliveira said. ?This is the fault of the state." Oliveira is willing to use some of his own money to pay ...
National Guard troops look to Valley food banks for helpWOAI
National Guard asked food bank for helpHouston Chronicle
Texas National Guard troops forced to go to food banks for help amid paycheck ...Raw Story
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Reaction on Texas school finance ruling - Brownsville Herald

Reaction on Texas school finance ruling
Brownsville Herald
The Legislature simply does not want to spend the money to do what is required," said Rep. René O. Oliveira, D-Brownsville. "The Legislature has historically denied sufficient funding to the state's minority and poor children, and today the judge found ...

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National Guard using food bank in Rio Grande Valley because troops haven't ... - mySanAntonio.com

National Guard using food bank in Rio Grande Valley because troops haven't ...
mySanAntonio.com
State Rep. Rene Oliveira, D-Brownsville said troops resorting to using a food bank is "disrespectful" and blamed poor planning. "My complaint here is that troops in the field shouldn't have to be relying on their credit cards to eat," Oliveria said ...

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