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Overview

Who & Where

Ron Simmons

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 165,742 124,977 103,235
Anglo 51.9% 55.8% 66.6%
Hispanic 21.4% 18.6% 11.6%
Afr-Am 13.6% 12.7% 12.5%
Other 13.6% 13.2%
Asian 7.4%

2012 Election Analysis

87,077 Registered Voters
7,839 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
55,317 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 57.5% Barack Obama 40.8%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 57.2% Paul Sadler 39.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 58.1% Dale Henry 37.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 55.6% Michele Petty 39.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 57.3% Keith Hampton 39.1%
State Representative Ron Simmons 59.1% Gary Brown 38.6%

2010 Election Analysis

88,340 Registered Voters
7,461 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
29,362 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 59.4% Bill White 37.3%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 65.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 30.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 66.5% Barbara Radnofsky 30.8%
Comptroller Susan Combs 81.4%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 65.5% Hector Uribe 30.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 64.9% Hank Gilbert 31.4%
RR Commish David Porter 63.4% Jeff Weems 31.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 65.2% Jim Sharp 31.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 64.5% Bill Moody 31.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 64.7% Blake Bailey 30.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 64.7% Keith Hampton 32.0%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Larson rips TxDOT for failing to redirect funds to 281 - mySanAntonio.com (blog)

Larson rips TxDOT for failing to redirect funds to 281
mySanAntonio.com (blog)
A visibly angry Rep. Ron Simmons was upset the Transportation Commission didn't adopt some basic principles the Committee sent over in a formal letter. Transportation Commission Chairman Ted Houghton sent a curt reply, drawing a visceral response.

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Many Texas legislative incumbents reluctant to change drug laws - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)

Many Texas legislative incumbents reluctant to change drug laws
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Rep. Ron Simmons: ?No. While I am still researching the value of some uses for certain forms or derivatives of marijuana at this point I am not convinced legalized use in any form would be a benefit to Texas or it's citizen. I think we would be wise to ...

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2012 Election Map

  • Blue = precinct won by Democratic nominee for President, US Senate, or State Representative.
  • Red = precinct won by none of the above three Democratic nominees.
  • White = no votes.

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