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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

Senate Bill Makes It Harder To Sue Insurers - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Senate Bill Makes It Harder To Sue InsurersTexas TribuneState Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, speaks during the "House vs. Senate" panel at The Texas Tribune's "On the Road: A Symposium Previewing the 84th Legislature" event on Dec. 5, 2014. Taylor is the chairman of the Senate Education Committee.Senate votes to curb homeowner lawsuits against insurance companiesDallas Morning NewsTaylor bill comes under fireYour Houston NewsSen. Taylor & TLR Can't Defend Insurance Immunity Act. So, They're Attacking Us.Eye on Texas Blog (blog)WOAIall 103 news articles »
Senate OKs Bill Banning Insurers From Covering Abortion - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Senate OKs Bill Banning Insurers From Covering AbortionTexas TribuneHealth insurers would be prohibited from covering abortion in all cases save for medical emergencies under a bill the Texas Senate gave preliminary approval to on Tuesday. Senate Bill 575 by Republican state Sen. Larry Taylor of Friendswood passed on a ...Texas Senate Passes Bill to Opt Out of Abortion Funding Under ObamacareLifeNews.comTexas GOP lawmaker pushes to ban insurance coverage for all ?elective? abortionsSalonSenate Passes Bill Banning Abortion Coverage in Private Insurance PlansThe Texas -Dallas Morning Newsall 128 news articles »
House Republicans try to remove abortion coverage from insurance plans ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
House Republicans try to remove abortion coverage from insurance plans ...Dallas Morning News (blog)The bill by Sen. Larry Taylor was weakened in a House committee to apply only to insurance plans offered in the federal health care exchange. It originally barred abortion coverage from private and employer provided insurance plans in addition to those ...Texas House May Take Up Restrictive Abortion Insurance Bill After AllSan Antonio Current (blog)House to consider protecting adoption agencies who refuse gay couplesAustin American-Statesmanall 555 news articles »

Senate Districts

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