Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst

Personal Profile

Full Name: David Dewhurst
Age: 69
Race: White
Occupation: Rancher and Businessman
Education: B.A., University of Arizona.
Spouse: Patricia Hamilton Dewhurst

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Runoff Election
Lost with 34.95% of vote
2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Went to runoff with 28.31% of vote
U.S. Sen., 2012-07-31
Lost with 43.20% of vote
U.S. Sen., 2012-05-29
Went to runoff with 44.60% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 61.78% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 General Election
Won with 58.19% of vote
2006 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 78.26% of vote
2002 General Election
Won with 51.77% of vote
2002 Republican Primary Election
Won with 78.52% of vote
Land Commissioner, 1998 General Election
Won with 57.42% of vote
Land Commissioner, 1998 Republican Primary
Won with 51.20% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Lieutenant Governor's Office
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2015
Term Length: 4 years
Salary: $7,200 per year

Contact Info

Websites: Dewhurst for Texas
Office of the Lieutenant Governor
Twitter: @davidhdewhurst
Facebook: Fan Page
Capitol Office
Address: P.O. Box 12068
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: 512-463-0001
Follow @davidhdewhurst

Twitter Feed

  • It's time to defend our TX economy by better equipping law enforcement to target cargo theft.

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  • #ThrowbackThursday: My days as Land Commissioner of the great state of Texas. #tbt #txlege

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  • #NeverForget the innocent lives ended too soon, their families & communities whose sense of security was forever shaken.

    9 days ago

  • Proud of National Guard troops on the border, serving as a force multiplier for our law enforcement personnel.

    11 days ago

  • RT @FaithLibertyOCU: Tune in tomorrow to hear “Lt. Governor David Dewhurst on Why Texas is a Model for America“ @DavidHDewhurst @LtGovTX ht…

    23 days ago

  • I gladly accepted the #ALSIceBucketChallenge and nominate @DanPatrick, @leticiavdp, & @GovernorPerry! #txlege #tcot

    a month ago

  • .@FaithLibertyOCU Thank you for having me on your show today, Dr. Garrison. It was a pleasure. #txlege

    a month ago

  • @CreightonForTX Congratulations on your win tonight and happy birthday. What a gift! #txlege

    a month ago

  • Dr. Graham was a Christian friend, a counselor and mentor, along with his whole family. We will all miss him.

    2 months ago

  • We have an obligation to support and defend the people of Texas. #BorderCrisis #BorderSecurity

    2 months ago