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

Seton symbolically breaks ground for new teaching hospital - Austin American-Statesman

Seton symbolically breaks ground for new teaching hospital
Austin American-Statesman
The event at the new teaching hospital site, on the northeast corner of Red River and 15th streets, drew hundreds of community members, including state Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin. He had challenged Austin three years ago to create the hospital as well ...

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Just a question can raise car insurance premium - Dallas Morning News

Just a question can raise car insurance premium
Dallas Morning News
When I heard Portz's story, I called state Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, and told him about it. Watson wrote the original bill that would have protected holders of both homeowners and auto insurance policies from being penalized for asking questions.

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Column: 'Mr.Boswell' would require updated photos of officials - Midland Reporter-Telegram

Column: 'Mr.Boswell' would require updated photos of officials
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Not in session does not mean bereft of good ideas and eagerness to share them, however. Some of you may know Kirk Watson. He's a state senator and previously served as Austin's mayor. Once upon a time he was ?Mr. Boswell.? We'll circle back to that.

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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