SD14

SD14

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Overview

Who & Where

Kirk Watson

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 834,750 640,349 530,150 543,255
Anglo 52.8% 57.3% 66.3% 65.9%
Hispanic 30.0% 26.0% 18.0% 18.1%
Afr-Am 10.3% 9.4% 9.7% 9.8%
Other 7.6% 7.7%
Asian 4.4% 4.5%

2012 Election Analysis

495,331 Registered Voters
67,591 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
321,116 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 36.1% Barack Obama 60.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 34.7% Paul Sadler 59.4%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 35.8% Dale Henry 54.7%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 33.6% Michele Petty 58.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 34.7% Keith Hampton 59.1%
State Senate Kirk Watson 80.3%

2010 Election Analysis

501,604 Registered Voters
66,575 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
202,606 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 36.0% Bill White 60.4%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 42.4% Linda Chavez-Thompson 51.8%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 45.5% Barbara Radnofsky 50.8%
Comptroller Susan Combs 65.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 41.6% Hector Uribe 53.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 41.0% Hank Gilbert 53.9%
RR Commish David Porter 38.1% Jeff Weems 54.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 41.1% Jim Sharp 54.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 39.2% Bill Moody 56.0%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 40.0% Blake Bailey 54.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 39.3% Keith Hampton 55.9%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Kirk Watson calls for safer assisted living facilities - KVUE
KVUE
Kirk Watson calls for safer assisted living facilitiesKVUEKirk Watson asked Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to allow the Senate Health and Human Services Committee to study the issue on Tuesday. "First of all, it's heartbreaking. But it's also tragic and horrible," Watson said. Some of the conditions discovered include ...
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Austin mayor, Sen. Watson aim to end veteran homelessness - KVUE
KVUE
Austin mayor, Sen. Watson aim to end veteran homelessnessKVUEAUSTIN -- Austin Mayor Steve Adler and State Sen. Kirk Watson (D-Austin) have announced a plan to end veteran homelessness by Veterans Day 2015, and their plan has already helped Robert Hill and his family find a home. Most who know Hill don't know ...and more »
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Can the state and Austin fix the boarding home problem? - Austin American-Statesman (blog)
Austin American-Statesman (blog)
Can the state and Austin fix the boarding home problem?Austin American-Statesman (blog)Senator Kirk Watson, D-Austin, has asked Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to add the issue as a call for the interim. While not a quick fix, it would at least allow the Senate to investigate and deliberate on the systemic issues that make this such a difficult ...
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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