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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%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Jane Nelson: State budget negotiators could finish work Thursday - Austin American-Statesman
Austin American-Statesman
Jane Nelson: State budget negotiators could finish work ThursdayAustin American-StatesmanWith compromises on tax cuts and other key items imminent, House and Senate lawmakers negotiating a state budget are scheduled to finalize some portions of the two-year spending plan at a public meeting Wednesday. The Senate's lead budget writer said ...Budget Writers Settle School Funding, Border SecurityTexas TribuneLegislative budget writers approve boost for schools and borderSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)How Much Will Texas Spend? The Legislature's conference committee spending ...Austin ChronicleKVUE (blog)all 340 news articles »
House, Senate Negotiators Reach Deal on Budget - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
House, Senate Negotiators Reach Deal on BudgetTexas TribuneThe 10-member budget conference committee, led by Otto and Senate Finance Chair Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound, voted on the bulk of their budget decisions Wednesday evening. The remaining sticking points took hours longer than expected to resolve ...House/Senate Budget Deal Ends Game of Chicken Over Tax CutsHouston PressTexas House, Senate agree to $3.8B cut in property, business taxesDallas Morning NewsCelebration, flak on budget, tax reliefSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)all 28 news articles »
Nelson: Senate sticking with property tax cuts, looking for ways to preserve them - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Nelson: Senate sticking with property tax cuts, looking for ways to preserve themDallas Morning News (blog)State Sen. Jane Nelson, R-Flower Mound, chair of the Finance Committee, celebrates after a state budget bill was passed by the Senate at the state Capitol in Austin, Texas, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. (Rodolfo Gonzalez/Austin American-Statesman via AP).Standoff In The Legislature: Senate Refuses To Budge On Property TaxesTexas Public RadioBonnen: I'd Scrap Sales Tax Cut for Larger Business Tax CutTexas TribuneKey House lawmaker open to tax cut accordAustin (blog)all 500 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