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Who & Where

John Smithee

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 165,183 121,555 111,030
Anglo 68.9% 73.1% 78.8%
Hispanic 26.3% 22.3% 17.2%
Afr-Am 2.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Other 2.3% 2.3%
Asian 0.7%

2014 Election Analysis

100,359 Registered Voters
15,723 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
35,077 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 86.1% David Alameel 10.4%
Governor Greg Abbott 85.5% Wendy Davis 13.0%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 85.5% Leticia Van de Putte 11.9%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 84.7% Sam Houston 13.0%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 83.6% Mike Collier 12.7%
Land Commish George P. Bush 84.4% John Cook 11.8%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 83.8% Jim Hogan 12.5%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 83.3% Steve Brown 12.3%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 84.7% Bill Moody 12.3%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 85.4% Lawrence Meyers 11.6%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 84.6% Gina Benavides 12.0%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 91.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 84.8% John Granberg 11.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 87.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 91.0%
State Representative John Smithee 100.0%

2012 Election Analysis

96,278 Registered Voters
14,183 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
61,539 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 82.5% Barack Obama 16.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 81.9% Paul Sadler 15.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 80.9% Dale Henry 15.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 77.4% Michele Petty 17.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 80.1% Keith Hampton 16.8%
State Representative John Smithee 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

97,759 Registered Voters
14,028 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
38,025 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 75.7% Bill White 20.5%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 83.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 13.0%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 85.3% Barbara Radnofsky 12.2%
Comptroller Susan Combs 91.5%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 83.8% Hector Uribe 12.9%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 82.2% Hank Gilbert 14.2%
RR Commish David Porter 81.4% Jeff Weems 14.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 80.7% Jim Sharp 15.9%
Supreme Court Paul Green 82.5% Bill Moody 14.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 80.5% Blake Bailey 14.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 82.7% Keith Hampton 14.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Lawmakers give up on bill to limit lawsuits against insurers - Chron.com
Lawmakers give up on bill to limit lawsuits against insurersChron.comJohn Smithee, R-Amarillo, who sponsored it in that chamber. "I've given up looking for a vehicle," Smithee said Tuesday evening, noting that the Senate had unsuccessfully tried to amend the bill language onto another piece of legislation earlier in the ...Diverse Opposition Kills Hailstorm BillTexas Lawyerall 3 news articles »
Execution Drugs to be State Secret Under Legislation Headed to Governor - The Texas Observer
The Texas Observer
Execution Drugs to be State Secret Under Legislation Headed to GovernorThe Texas ObserverJohn Smithee (R-Amarillo), the bill's House sponsor, on Tuesday. That rationale was voiced numerous times by supporters as the bill moved through both chambers, but there's little evidence that Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) personnel or ...Curbs on Suing Insurance Companies Rile Business LobbyGilmer Mirrorall 6 news articles »


House Districts

District HD1, HD2, HD3, HD4, HD5, HD6, HD7, HD8, HD9, HD10, HD11, HD12, HD13, HD14, HD15, HD16, HD17, HD18, HD19, HD20, HD21, HD22, HD23, HD24, HD25, HD26, HD27, HD28, HD29, HD30, HD31, HD32, HD33, HD34, HD35, HD36, HD37, HD38, HD39, HD40, HD41, HD42, HD43, HD44, HD45, HD46, HD47, HD48, HD49, HD50, HD51, HD52, HD53, HD54, HD55, HD56, HD57, HD58, HD59, HD60, HD61, HD62, HD63, HD64, HD65, HD66, HD67, HD68, HD69, HD70, HD71, HD72, HD73, HD74, HD75, HD76, HD77, HD78, HD79, HD80, HD81, HD82, HD83, HD84, HD85, HD86, HD87, HD88, HD89, HD90, HD91, HD92, HD93, HD94, HD95, HD96, HD97, HD98, HD99, HD100, HD101, HD102, HD103, HD104, HD105, HD106, HD107, HD108, HD109, HD110, HD111, HD112, HD113, HD114, HD115, HD116, HD117, HD118, HD119, HD120, HD121, HD122, HD123, HD124, HD125, HD126, HD127, HD128, HD129, HD130, HD131, HD132, HD133, HD134, HD135, HD136, HD137, HD138, HD139, HD140, HD141, HD142, HD143, HD144, HD145, HD146, HD147, HD148, HD149, HD150