Ethics Explorer A Guide to the Financial Interests of Elected Officials

Rep. Joe Farias District 118 (D-San Antonio)

Industry
Retired
Education
A.A., St. Phillips Junior College
Spouse
Angie
Committees
  • County Affairs (Vice-Chair)
  • Defense & Veterans' Affairs
  • Rules & Resolutions
Financial Statements

Sources of Income

  • He worked for City Public Service, the San Antonio utility company, for 30 years before retiring as a technical supervisor.

  • He served in the U.S. Army for three years.

Property

No properties listed

Analysis

  • He has served on the boards for Harlandale ISD and St. Leo's Catholic School.

  • As many lawmakers do, he accepted NBA basketball tickets from a lobbyist valued at up to $1,800 between 2007 and 2008, according to the San Antonio Express-News. “I appreciate what they do for me, but they understand there's no strings attached,” Farias told the newspaper.