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Who & Where

Larry Taylor

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 791,770 582,677 514,070
Anglo 55.8% 59.6% 65.7%
Hispanic 26.1% 22.9% 17.5%
Afr-Am 11.6% 10.9% 11.2%
Other 7.0% 6.9%
Asian 4.2%

2012 Election Analysis

453,259 Registered Voters
68,218 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
284,183 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 65.1% Barack Obama 33.5%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 64.1% Paul Sadler 33.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 64.2% Dale Henry 32.1%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 61.6% Michele Petty 34.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 63.2% Keith Hampton 33.9%
State Senate Larry Taylor 66.0% Jacqueline Acquistapace 34.0%

2010 Election Analysis

454,059 Registered Voters
66,103 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
194,160 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 60.2% Bill White 37.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 67.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 29.3%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 70.1% Barbara Radnofsky 27.9%
Comptroller Susan Combs 87.0%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 68.8% Hector Uribe 28.6%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 67.1% Hank Gilbert 30.1%
RR Commish David Porter 65.8% Jeff Weems 30.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 66.0% Jim Sharp 31.7%
Supreme Court Paul Green 66.4% Bill Moody 31.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 67.0% Blake Bailey 29.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 67.3% Keith Hampton 30.4%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texas Senate OKs divisive tax credit scholarship bill - Austin American-Statesman
Austin American-Statesman
Texas Senate OKs divisive tax credit scholarship billAustin American-StatesmanAfter rejecting a handful of Democratic-proposed amendments to the measure, the 31-member upper chamber approved Sen. Larry Taylor's Senate Bill 4 on a mixed, 18-12 vote. One conservative Democrat, Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. of Brownsville, voted for the ...Texas Senate Passes Education Tax Credit Scholarship BillBreitbart NewsTexas Senate OKs school vouchers, but bill faces tough House voteDallas Morning NewsSchool Vouchers Survive Texas SenateThe Texas ObserverHouston Chronicle -Texas Tribune -Education Week Blogs (subscription) (blog)all 101 news articles »
Near 100 days, Lt. Gov. Patrick leads with rightward push - Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Near 100 days, Lt. Gov. Patrick leads with rightward pushCorpus Christi Caller-TimesYet behind his desk in the state Capitol, with the Senate having wrapped up earlier than expected for the day, Patrick sat back at ease fielding questions about his tenure thus far, with his 100th day in office coming Wednesday. He has already seen the ...Statewide review: Top Texas newsTimes Record Newsall 60 news articles »
Texas Senate voucher bill specifics unveiled - Austin American-Statesman
Austin American-Statesman
Texas Senate voucher bill specifics unveiledAustin American-StatesmanAt a lengthy public hearing late last month, Senate Education Committee Chairman Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, indicated his Senate Bill 4 may eventually contain a modified version of one of two other private school voucher-type bills ? Senate Bill 276 ...What to Watch: School finance versus vouchers; athlete EKGsKSL.comall 64 news articles »

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