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Who & Where

Troy Fraser
On June 2, 2015, Senator Fraser announced that he would not seek re-election in 2016.

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 798,189 596,939 551,740
Anglo 65.3% 69.8% 73.0%
Hispanic 19.0% 16.0% 13.1%
Afr-Am 12.7% 10.9% 10.3%
Other 3.9% 3.8%
Asian 1.5%

2012 Election Analysis

455,375 Registered Voters
45,991 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
278,379 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 70.7% Barack Obama 27.8%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 69.3% Paul Sadler 27.6%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 68.8% Dale Henry 26.7%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 66.1% Michele Petty 28.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 68.5% Keith Hampton 27.6%
State Senate Troy Fraser 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

459,872 Registered Voters
45,333 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
178,111 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 66.4% Bill White 29.1%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 74.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 21.8%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 76.6% Barbara Radnofsky 20.5%
Comptroller Susan Combs 87.5%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 74.3% Hector Uribe 21.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 72.8% Hank Gilbert 22.9%
RR Commish David Porter 71.5% Jeff Weems 23.1%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 71.5% Jim Sharp 24.8%
Supreme Court Paul Green 72.2% Bill Moody 23.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 71.0% Blake Bailey 23.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 72.6% Keith Hampton 23.6%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Whatever happened to Oncor's big energy storage plans? - Utility Dive
Utility Dive
Whatever happened to Oncor's big energy storage plans?Utility DiveThe Brattle analyst said he and Oncor representatives were part of various meetings with Texas utility regulators and stakeholders. While some, like powerful state Sen. Troy Fraser, chair of the Natural Resources and Economic Development Committee ...
Troy Fraser, a 19-year senator, will retire - Austin American-Statesman
Austin American-Statesman
Troy Fraser, a 19-year senator, will retireAustin American-StatesmanTexas Sen. Troy Fraser announced Tuesday that he will not seek re-election in 2016. Fraser, a 19-year Republican senator from Horseshoe Bay, announced his decision ?with a heavy heart, an overwhelming sense of pride and not an ounce of regret? in a ...Sen.Troy Fraser stepping downThe Killeen Daily HeraldSen. Fraser Decides Against Running for Re-ElectionTexas TribuneLongtime State Sen. Troy Fraser to step aside from politicsThe River Cities Sunday TribuneDallas Morning News (blog)all 8 news articles »
Analysis: Reasserting Power, by Concentrating It - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Analysis: Reasserting Power, by Concentrating ItTexas TribuneSixteen Senate seats will be on the ballot in 2016. So far, only two senators ?Republicans Kevin Eltife of Tyler and Troy Fraser of Horseshoe Bay ? have said they won't seek re-election. That leaves six incumbent Republicans on the ballot, each ...Patrick endorses Hughes to replace Eltife88.9 KETRall 17 news articles »

Senate Districts

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