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Who & Where

Kel Seliger

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 793,600 573,847 506,190
Anglo 54.8% 59.9% 67.3%
Hispanic 37.6% 32.8% 25.5%
Afr-Am 5.4% 4.9% 4.9%
Other 2.7% 2.7%
Asian 0.8%

2012 Election Analysis

404,586 Registered Voters
91,985 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
237,139 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 79.5% Barack Obama 19.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 78.8% Paul Sadler 18.7%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 77.6% Dale Henry 18.9%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 74.4% Michele Petty 20.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 76.8% Keith Hampton 19.9%
State Senate Kel Seliger 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

416,219 Registered Voters
91,214 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
150,385 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 74.2% Bill White 22.1%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 81.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 15.1%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 83.2% Barbara Radnofsky 14.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 91.4%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 81.5% Hector Uribe 15.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 79.6% Hank Gilbert 16.6%
RR Commish David Porter 79.5% Jeff Weems 16.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 77.8% Jim Sharp 18.9%
Supreme Court Paul Green 79.8% Bill Moody 16.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 77.7% Blake Bailey 17.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 80.3% Keith Hampton 16.7%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

State Senator Kel Seliger is Re-Elected for District 31 - MyHighPlains
State Senator Kel Seliger is Re-Elected for District 31MyHighPlainsAMARILLO -- State Senator Kel Seliger is re-elected for District 31. Seliger says one issue that needs to be addressed is water conservation and developing new sources of water. But he says the needs he's hearing from his constituents deal more with ...Price, Seliger hang onAmarillo.comCounty reports worst voter turnout since 2000Midland Reporter-Telegramall 4 news articles »
Senator again proposes limiting regents' power - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Senator again proposes limiting regents' powerDallas Morning News (blog)Sen. Kel Seliger, R-Amarillo, Chairman of the Senate Redistricting committee leads a hearing, Thursday, May 30, 2013, in Austin, Texas. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott wants lawmakers to adopt the court's maps as a bid to pre-empt yet another set of ...Seliger files bill to limit regents' authorityAmarillo.comBill Restricting Regents' Authority Re-EmergesMyHighPlainsall 6 news articles »
With new bill, state senator seeks clarification for role of regents - UT The Daily Texan
With new bill, state senator seeks clarification for role of regentsUT The Daily TexanState Sen. Kel Seliger, R-Amarillo, has filed Senate Bill 177, which he said is designed to set a standard consistent with the practices and guidelines of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The mission of SACS is to improve education in ...

Senate Districts

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