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Who & Where

Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 833,339 577,960 461,350 469,725
Anglo 18.6% 22.1% 27.0% 26.4%
Hispanic 77.5% 73.8% 69.0% 69.7%
Afr-Am 2.4% 2.3% 2.4% 2.3%
Other 2.0% 2.1%
Asian 1.0% 1.0%

2012 Election Analysis

377,113 Registered Voters
246,348 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
191,147 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 41.6% Barack Obama 57.1%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 43.0% Paul Sadler 54.4%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 39.5% Dale Henry 56.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 38.0% Michele Petty 58.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 40.4% Keith Hampton 56.6%
State Senate Raul Torres 38.5% Chuy Hinojosa 61.5%

2010 Election Analysis

386,230 Registered Voters
245,857 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
107,811 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 45.5% Bill White 52.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 48.0% Linda Chavez-Thompson 48.6%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 53.6% Barbara Radnofsky 44.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 79.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 47.6% Hector Uribe 49.9%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 47.3% Hank Gilbert 49.5%
RR Commish David Porter 47.1% Jeff Weems 48.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 45.5% Jim Sharp 51.9%
Supreme Court Paul Green 46.5% Bill Moody 50.8%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 48.3% Blake Bailey 47.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 47.2% Keith Hampton 50.2%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texas Racing Commission Funded for 90 Days - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Texas Racing Commission Funded for 90 DaysTexas TribuneJuan "Chuy" Hinojosa D-McAllen, confirmed the temporary funding agreement Wednesday and said that the discussions will be ongoing among the LBB leadership over the requested $15.4 million two-year budget for the commission. Because the budget ...and more »
Texas Implements New Law on Carry-On Guns at Airports - TravelPulse
Texas Implements New Law on Carry-On Guns at AirportsTravelPulseTexas senator Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, who was arrested a few years ago for an admitted oversight when he passed through an airport with a gun in his briefcase, said the new law "provides discretion to law enforcement to make a judgment right then and ...New law aids passengers who forget to remove guns from hand luggage in TexasDaily Mailall 6 news articles »
Texas makes changes to airport gun law - WTSP 10 News
Texas makes changes to airport gun lawWTSP 10 NewsThe fine for an unloaded gun is $3,000 and $7,500 if it's loaded. The Dallas Morning News article in question name drops Texas State Senator Juan ?Chuy? Hinojosaas one of those who accidentally packed heat on his way through airport security. This is real.and more »

Senate Districts

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