SD12

SD12

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Overview

Who & Where

Jane Nelson

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 818,893 588,816 499,190
Anglo 64.5% 68.0% 76.1%
Hispanic 19.8% 17.0% 11.1%
Afr-Am 8.7% 8.0% 7.3%
Other 7.5% 7.2%
Asian 3.6%

2012 Election Analysis

448,838 Registered Voters
40,086 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
300,031 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 66.2% Barack Obama 32.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 65.4% Paul Sadler 31.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 66.0% Dale Henry 29.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 63.5% Michele Petty 31.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 65.4% Keith Hampton 30.8%
State Senate Jane Nelson 83.4%

2010 Election Analysis

445,790 Registered Voters
36,888 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
163,704 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 64.3% Bill White 32.4%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 70.9% Linda Chavez-Thompson 25.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 72.2% Barbara Radnofsky 25.2%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.4%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 70.7% Hector Uribe 25.5%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 69.9% Hank Gilbert 26.2%
RR Commish David Porter 68.6% Jeff Weems 26.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 70.5% Jim Sharp 26.1%
Supreme Court Paul Green 70.0% Bill Moody 26.4%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 69.8% Blake Bailey 25.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 70.0% Keith Hampton 26.6%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Source: Dewhurst to name Nelson chairwoman of Senate Finance - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)

Source: Dewhurst to name Nelson chairwoman of Senate Finance
Dallas Morning News (blog)
The elevation of Texas Sen. Jane Nelson to be the Senate's chief budget writer is imminent, according to a well-placed Capitol source. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is telling people he's decided to name Nelson, R-Flower Mound, to be chairwoman of the Senate ...

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Hamilton native makes Texas history - Hamilton Journal News (subscription)

MyHighPlains

Hamilton native makes Texas history
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)
Jane Nelson ? who was known as Jane Gray when she was growing up in Hamilton ? was appointed as the first female chair of the Finance Committee in the Texas state legislature. ... Nelson, who has been a member of the Texas Senate since 1993, is the ...
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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