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Overview

Who & Where

Ralph Sheffield

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 162,176 119,755 112,475
Anglo 56.9% 61.3% 65.4%
Hispanic 22.6% 19.4% 15.1%
Afr-Am 17.6% 15.9% 15.4%
Other 4.0% 4.1%
Asian 1.8%

2014 Election Analysis

86,613 Registered Voters
11,131 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
24,230 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 73.3% David Alameel 23.1%
Governor Greg Abbott 72.8% Wendy Davis 25.3%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 72.5% Leticia Van de Putte 24.6%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 71.4% Sam Houston 25.7%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 70.4% Mike Collier 25.6%
Land Commish George P. Bush 71.0% John Cook 24.6%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 70.7% Jim Hogan 25.1%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 69.9% Steve Brown 25.1%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 71.1% Bill Moody 25.5%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 71.7% Lawrence Meyers 24.6%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 71.0% Gina Benavides 25.2%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 86.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 71.1% John Granberg 25.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 84.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 85.9%
State Representative Molly S. White 100.0%


March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Ralph Sheffield 4,302 46.3%
Molly White 4,995 53.7%
Total Votes 9,297

2012 Election Analysis

82,313 Registered Voters
10,325 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
45,822 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 65.3% Barack Obama 33.0%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 64.8% Paul Sadler 32.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 63.5% Dale Henry 32.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 60.0% Michele Petty 34.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 63.7% Keith Hampton 32.7%
State Representative Ralph Sheffield 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

82,724 Registered Voters
10,231 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
26,962 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 57.8% Bill White 33.9%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 69.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 26.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 72.6% Barbara Radnofsky 24.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.7%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 70.0% Hector Uribe 26.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 68.1% Hank Gilbert 27.6%
RR Commish David Porter 67.5% Jeff Weems 27.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 67.2% Jim Sharp 29.1%
Supreme Court Paul Green 67.9% Bill Moody 28.3%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 67.1% Blake Bailey 27.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 68.5% Keith Hampton 27.8%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texas House District 55: White defeats incumbent Sheffield - Killeen Daily Herald
Texas House District 55: White defeats incumbent SheffieldKilleen Daily HeraldBELTON ? Molly White emerged the victor in the Texas House District 55 race Tuesday over incumbent Ralph Sheffield in the Republican Party primary. With all 28 precincts reporting, the unofficial count had White defeating Sheffield by a 4,989 to 4,298 ...and more »
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Shared Name May Be Hurdle to Keeping Texas Post - New York Times
Shared Name May Be Hurdle to Keeping Texas PostNew York TimesState Representative Ralph Sheffield is doubling his campaign budget for 2014, planning to spend twice as much as he did in 2012 because of another candidate on the ballot. Mr. Sheffield, Republican of Temple, is facing a primary challenge in House ...
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Shared Name May Be Hurdle to Keeping Post - Texas Tribune
Shared Name May Be Hurdle to Keeping PostTexas TribuneState Rep. Ralph Sheffield is doubling his campaign budget for 2014, planning to spend twice as much as he did in 2012 because of another candidate on the ballot. Sheffield, R-Temple, is facing a primary challenge in House District 55 from Molly White ...
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State leaders continue to weigh in on Ft. Hood reduction in force - KXXV News Channel 25
State leaders continue to weigh in on Ft. Hood reduction in forceKXXV News Channel 25Former Representative Ralph Sheffield, who served three terms as a member of the Texas House of Representatives, said it's a budget issue. He said if more people speak up, there's a better chance change can happen. "By having that voice talk out, at ...and more »
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'Charlotte's Web' mom: Medical marijuana life or death - KVUE
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'Charlotte's Web' mom: Medical marijuana life or deathKVUE"The consequences of this product seem infinitely less than the consequences of the FDA approved products," said state Rep. Bill Zedler (R-Arlington), a retired medical consultant. State Rep. Ralph Sheffield (R-Gatesville) said "It looks like the DPS ...and more »
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