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

Lawmakers' new roles could increase influence - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Lawmakers' new roles could increase influence
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Two local senators were appointed to influential panels earlier this month for a 2015 session where a mix of new members, new leadership teams and a budget surplus could make things interesting. Sens. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, and Robert Nichols, ...

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Eltife, Nichols appointed to top panels - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Dallas Morning News

Eltife, Nichols appointed to top panels
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Outgoing Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst appointed two local senators to powerful panels in preparation for the upcoming session. Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, was appointed as chairman to the Senate Committee on Business and Commerce. Eltife will remain the ...
Dewhurst names new Senate leadersDallas Morning News (blog)
Lt. Governor Dewhurst Announces AppointmentsInsurance News Net
The Brief: Dewhurst Helps Prepare Senate for Session He Will MissTexas Tribune
KLTV
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Texas Press Association State Capital Highlights - Blanco County News

Texas Press Association State Capital Highlights
Blanco County News
Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler; Craig Estes, R-Wichita Falls; and Juan ?Chuy? Hinojosa, D-McAllen. The board is a body of five members of the Senate and five members of the House of Representatives. The body sets the constitutional spending limit and develops ...

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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