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Who & Where

Donna Campbell

District Outlook
On August 13, 2013, former Bexar County Commissioner Mike Novak announced his plans to challenge Sen. Campbell in the 2014 GOP primary. Novak served as commissioner from 1995-1998 and also as President of the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce in 2004.

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 815,771 610,120 550,160
Anglo 61.7% 65.2% 69.2%
Hispanic 29.6% 26.5% 23.8%
Afr-Am 5.0% 4.5% 3.7%
Other 4.3% 4.1%
Asian 1.8%

2012 Election Analysis

531,438 Registered Voters
98,171 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
366,670 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 64.1% Barack Obama 33.9%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 63.0% Paul Sadler 33.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 64.1% Dale Henry 30.7%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 61.3% Michele Petty 33.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 63.3% Keith Hampton 32.7%
State Senate Donna Campbell 65.6% John Courage 34.4%

July 31st Republican Primary Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
Donna Campbell 45,308 66.2%
Jeff Wentworth (i) 23,178 33.8%
Total Votes 68,486

May 29th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Elizabeth Ames Jones 23,085 30.5%
Donna Campbell 25,470 33.7%
Jeff Wentworth (i) 27,050 35.8%
Total Votes 76,605

2010 Election Analysis

525,777 Registered Voters
93,533 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
238,958 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 62.3% Bill White 34.3%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 69.5% Linda Chavez-Thompson 26.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 72.7% Barbara Radnofsky 24.6%
Comptroller Susan Combs 84.9%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 69.5% Hector Uribe 26.8%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 68.7% Hank Gilbert 27.1%
RR Commish David Porter 66.3% Jeff Weems 28.3%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 68.0% Jim Sharp 28.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 68.4% Bill Moody 27.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 68.5% Blake Bailey 26.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 68.5% Keith Hampton 27.7%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Senate committee approves two immigration-related bills - Austin American-Statesman
Austin American-Statesman
Senate committee approves two immigration-related billsAustin American-StatesmanThe Subcommittee on Border Security, which operates under the Veterans Affairs and Military Installations committee, heard hours of heated testimony on SB 1819 by state Sen. Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels, earlier this week, including many immigrant ...Senate panel approves 'sanctuary cities' bill, in-state tuition repealChron.comBill Repealing In-State Tuition for Undocumented Heads to SenateMyHighPlainsGOP takes step to end in-state tuition for undocumented studentsWaco Tribune-Heraldall 49 news articles »
Abbott's Pre-K Bill Headed to Full Senate - Texas Tribune
Texas Tribune
Abbott's Pre-K Bill Headed to Full SenateTexas TribuneGreg Abbott and opposed by Tea Party conservatives, cleared a key Senate panel Thursday. ?It is the fiscally, morally, academically responsible thing we can do,? said state Sen. Donna Campbell, the New Braunfels Republican who wound up carrying the ...Senate panel passes Abbott pre-K billChron.comPatrick's handling of Abbott's pre-K bill raises eyebrowsAustin American-StatesmanAfter awkward week, pre-K bill OK'd by Senate committeeKVUEYour Houston Newsall 81 news articles »
With help from Campbell, Abbott's pre-K bill headed to full Senate - San Marcos Mercury
San Marcos Mercury
With help from Campbell, Abbott's pre-K bill headed to full SenateSan Marcos MercuryDonna Campbell, the New Braunfels Republican who wound up carrying the measure before the Senate Education Committee reportedly at Patrick's request. ?Gov. Abbott made this bill his priority and we can help.? Committee members voted 9 to 2 to send ...and more »

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