SD1

SD1

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Overview

Who & Where

Kevin Eltife

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 819,976 616,458 568,780
Anglo 66.8% 70.5% 75.5%
Hispanic 13.2% 10.5% 4.7%
Afr-Am 18.2% 17.2% 17.8%
Other 2.1% 2.0%
Asian 0.4%

2012 Election Analysis

475,310 Registered Voters
18,136 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
306,773 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 72.1% Barack Obama 26.9%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 67.3% Paul Sadler 30.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 68.8% Dale Henry 28.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 66.5% Michele Petty 29.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 68.2% Keith Hampton 29.1%
State Senate

2010 Election Analysis

489,990 Registered Voters
17,072 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
199,566 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 65.0% Bill White 32.5%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 72.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 24.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 73.9% Barbara Radnofsky 24.0%
Comptroller Susan Combs 88.8%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 73.0% Hector Uribe 24.1%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 71.6% Hank Gilbert 25.6%
RR Commish David Porter 70.2% Jeff Weems 26.1%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 69.3% Jim Sharp 28.0%
Supreme Court Paul Green 70.6% Bill Moody 26.6%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 68.2% Blake Bailey 27.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 70.9% Keith Hampton 26.5%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting


2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texting-while-driving ban falls short again in Legislature - Austin American-Statesman
Texting-while-driving ban falls short again in LegislatureAustin American-StatesmanZaffirini said she had the support of 18 senators, including all 11 Democrats and seven Republicans: Kevin Eltife of Tyler, Craig Estes of Wichita Falls, Joan Huffman of Houston, Jane Nelson of Flower Mount, Robert Nichols of Jacksonville, Charles ...and more »
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Divisive anti-gay marriage bill falls in Texas Legislature - Chicago Tribune
Chicago Tribune
Divisive anti-gay marriage bill falls in Texas LegislatureChicago TribuneTexas Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, left, talks with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, right, the Senate Chamber at the Texas Capitol, Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in Austin, Texas. Texas Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, left, talks with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, right, the ...and more »
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Controversial immigration bills die in Texas Senate - Amarillo.com
Controversial immigration bills die in Texas SenateAmarillo.comKevin Eltife, R-Tyler. ?Sanctuary cities is a local control issue and I trust that in my city they do a fabulous job on this issue.? Eltife served as mayor of Tyler before being elected to the Texas Senate a decade ago. ?With regard to in-state tuition ...and more »
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Senate Districts

District SD1, SD2, SD3, SD4, SD5, SD6, SD7, SD8, SD9, SD10, SD11, SD12, SD13, SD14, SD15, SD16, SD17, SD18, SD19, SD20, SD21, SD22, SD23, SD24, SD25, SD26, SD27, SD28, SD29, SD30, SD31