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Who & Where

Matt Schaefer

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 160,008 119,154 106,150
Anglo 59.4% 64.0% 71.4%
Hispanic 18.5% 14.9% 6.6%
Afr-Am 20.0% 19.0% 20.2%
Other 2.5% 2.4%
Asian 0.7%

2014 Election Analysis

94,586 Registered Voters
5,964 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
35,825 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 74.7% David Alameel 22.5%
Governor Greg Abbott 74.8% Wendy Davis 23.9%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 74.1% Leticia Van de Putte 23.7%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 73.8% Sam Houston 24.2%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 73.0% Mike Collier 24.0%
Land Commish George P. Bush 73.7% John Cook 23.2%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 73.0% Jim Hogan 24.0%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 73.1% Steve Brown 23.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 73.7% Bill Moody 23.9%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 73.9% Lawrence Meyers 23.6%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 73.6% Gina Benavides 23.7%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 88.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 73.5% John Granberg 23.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 86.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 87.6%
State Representative Matt Schaefer 87.8%

March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Skip Ogle 6,395 38.9%
Matt Schaefer 10,039 61.1%
Total Votes 16,434

2012 Election Analysis

88,307 Registered Voters
5,040 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
60,400 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 70.4% Barack Obama 28.4%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 68.9% Paul Sadler 29.4%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 69.7% Dale Henry 27.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 67.5% Michele Petty 29.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 68.6% Keith Hampton 28.7%
State Representative Matt Schaefer 88.8%

2010 Election Analysis

90,037 Registered Voters
4,743 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
38,806 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 68.6% Bill White 29.0%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 74.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 22.6%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 75.6% Barbara Radnofsky 22.3%
Comptroller Susan Combs 90.0%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 74.7% Hector Uribe 22.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 74.5% Hank Gilbert 23.1%
RR Commish David Porter 72.8% Jeff Weems 23.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 73.1% Jim Sharp 24.2%
Supreme Court Paul Green 73.3% Bill Moody 23.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 71.4% Blake Bailey 25.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 73.5% Keith Hampton 23.9%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Stickland, Sullivan defend Paxton, claim AG's indictments orchestrated by ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Stickland, Sullivan defend Paxton, claim AG's indictments orchestrated by ...Dallas Morning News (blog)Rep. Jonathan Stickland, R-Bedford, left, talks to Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, during the final days of the 84th Texas legislature regular session on Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Texas state capitol in Austin, Texas. (Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning ...
Correction for Aug. 3, 2015 - Chron.com
Correction for Aug. 3, 2015Chron.comRep. Matt Krause, R-Fort Worth, likened the indictment of Attorney General Ken Paxton to that handed up to former Gov. Rick Perry. That statement was mistakenly attributed to Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, in an article that appeared on A1 Sunday.
Sources: Attorney General Ken Paxton indicted - Chron.com
Sources: Attorney General Ken Paxton indictedChron.comPaxton was not without supporters, however, with fellow tea party favorite Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, likening the indictment to that of former Gov. Rick Perry. Perry, now seeking the Republic nomination for president, has repeatedly called his own ...and more »


House Districts

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