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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

Why Does Rep. Matt Schaefer Want Women to Give Birth to Almost-Dead Babies? - Dallas Observer
Dallas Observer
Why Does Rep. Matt Schaefer Want Women to Give Birth to Almost-Dead Babies?Dallas ObserverFor Representative Matt Schaefer, a Tyler Republican, that wasn't good enough. Schaefer is now proposing an amendment to a bill that originally had little to do with abortion but is now getting abortion-crazy, as bills tend to do here. Under Schaefer's ...
New Texas law battles growing synthetic marijuana problem - KYTX
New Texas law battles growing synthetic marijuana problemKYTX"It'll be a lot easier to prosecute a case, to make an arrest and deal with the problems that we're having with it,? explained Middleton. State Representative Matt Schaefer said this new law will make it much harder for young people to get their hands ...
Texas Rep. Matt Schaefer's Anti-Abortion Amendment Would Be One Of The State's ... - Bustle
Texas Rep. Matt Schaefer's Anti-Abortion Amendment Would Be One Of The State's ...BustleLast Thursday, Texas State Rep. Matt Schaefer (R-Tyler) filed an amendment that would ban abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy even when the fetus has a severe abnormality, RH Reality Check reported. Yes, that could potentially mean forcing a ...Losing My Lege: Texas Legislator Thinks Pregnant People Should be Forced to ...RH Reality Checkall 3 news articles »


House Districts

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