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Who & Where

Royce West

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 813,699 576,192 436,725
Anglo 14.8% 18.7% 24.7%
Hispanic 43.5% 38.7% 22.7%
Afr-Am 40.4% 40.9% 49.9%
Other 2.0% 2.2%
Asian 1.3%

2012 Election Analysis

390,137 Registered Voters
74,566 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
235,868 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 18.1% Barack Obama 81.1%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 19.3% Paul Sadler 78.7%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 18.5% Dale Henry 78.7%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 17.0% Michele Petty 80.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 17.8% Keith Hampton 80.2%
State Senate Bishop John Lawson 18.1% Royce West 81.9%

2010 Election Analysis

391,521 Registered Voters
70,770 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
132,486 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 19.2% Bill White 79.3%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 21.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 76.4%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 23.5% Barbara Radnofsky 75.2%
Comptroller Susan Combs 59.7%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 20.9% Hector Uribe 77.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 20.7% Hank Gilbert 77.3%
RR Commish David Porter 20.2% Jeff Weems 77.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 20.9% Jim Sharp 77.5%
Supreme Court Paul Green 20.5% Bill Moody 77.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 21.6% Blake Bailey 76.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 20.2% Keith Hampton 78.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texas body camera law could become national model - Northdallasgazette
Texas body camera law could become national modelNorthdallasgazetteTexas State Senator Royce West's (D-Dallas) efforts have led to the passage of one of the most comprehensive pieces of body camera legislation in the nation into law. Senator West's Senate Bill 158 establishes statewide policy on the use of body-worn ...and more »
What part of American Southern history needs to be preserved? - Northdallasgazette
What part of American Southern history needs to be preserved?NorthdallasgazetteDALLAS ? Texas made national headlines, ironically on of all days ? June 19, when the United States Supreme Court upheld the unanimous, 2011 vote of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles to deny an application by the Texas Division ? Sons of ...and more »
Join the Conversation - WFAA
Join the ConversationWFAAState senators Don Huffines (R) and Royce West (D) debate the Supreme Court's legalization of same-sex marriage and what the state legislature might do next session. Both lawmakers also discuss the Confederate flag controversy. Huffines offers his view ...

Senate Districts

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