Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst

Personal Profile

Full Name: David Dewhurst
Age: 68
Race: White
Occupation: Rancher and Businessman
Education: B.A., University of Arizona.
Spouse: Patricia Hamilton Dewhurst

Financial Statements



Lieutenant Governor

Election Info

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

  • Thank you @NBCDFW & @JulieFineNBC5 for having me in the studio today to discuss the issues most important to Texans.

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  • Congratulations to #Spurs' Coach Gregg Popovich for winning 60 games and being named #NBA Coach of the Year.

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  • I'm humbled by the endorsement of @ClearLakeTP. These men & women go above and beyond to promote the fundamental ideals of the Constitution.

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  • Tricia, Carolyn, and I wish each of you a blessed #Easter weekend.

    5 days ago

  • Go #Astros. Great night to be watching baseball with my wife and friends!

    7 days ago

  • Enjoyed visiting w/ the Boerne #TeaParty Patriots & celebrating their 5 yr anniversary this evening.

    13 days ago

  • Texans feel a special connection to America's fighting men & women, so we're especially heartbroken by this senseless loss of life. #FtHood

    14 days ago

  • Our prayers go out to the victims and families of those killed and wounded at Ft. Hood today in this senseless massacre.

    21 days ago

  • @bnuckols Thank you for all of your sweet words and support online. It is noticed and appreciated, Beverly.

    21 days ago

  • Republican Women are the heart & soul of the #RepublicanParty. Thank u Canyon Lake RW & all members of @TFRW! #tx2014

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