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

State bills for Gregg County hospitals pass both chambers - Longview News-Journal
State bills for Gregg County hospitals pass both chambersLongview News-JournalKevin Eltife, which won Senate approval and was sent to the House on April 30. The crisscross activity is not unheard of, and a staff member of the Texas Reference Library said Monday that Eltife and his fellow Republican Simpson are likely to pick one ...
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Analysis: Something More Conservative Than Tax Cuts? - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Analysis: Something More Conservative Than Tax Cuts?Texas TribuneEarly in the current legislative session, state Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, began campaigning against the race for tax cuts ? saying lawmakers should first settle on a budget and take a long, hard look at outstanding pension and deferred maintenance ...and more »
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Will Perry's legacy help or hurt him in presidential run? - Houston Chronicle
Houston Chronicle
Will Perry's legacy help or hurt him in presidential run?Houston ChronicleKevin Eltife, R-Tyler, focusing his assessment on his own time in the Senate. "We fixed transportation with a lot of debt and toll roads. That ain't going to work anymore. ? We've neglected buildings throughout the state for 10 years. That has to be ...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