State Rep. Donna Howard

District 48 (D-Austin)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Donna Howard
Age: 62
Race: White
Occupation: Community Advocate
Education: B.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.A., University of Texas at Austin
Spouse: Derek

Financial Statements

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Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 59.19% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 48.53% of vote
2008 General Election
Won with 53.75% of vote
2008 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 General Election
Won with 77.76% of vote
2006 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 92.34% of vote
Special Runoff Election, State Representative 48
Won with 57.62% of vote
Special Election, State Representative, District 48
Went to runoff with 49.46% of vote
State Board of Education District 5, 2002 General Election
Lost with 0.00% of vote
State Board of Education District 5, 2002 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 0.00% of vote
State Board of Education District 10, 2000 General Election
Lost with 0.00% of vote
State Board of Education District 10, 2000 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 0.00% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 48
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
Committees
  • House Administration (Vice-Chair)
  • Appropriations
  • Appropriations
  • Higher Education
  • Subcommittee on Article III
Staffers
Scott Daigle Chief of Staff
Jacob Cottingham Legislative Director
Brooke Bennett Director of Constituent Services
Mary Fero Director of special projects
Texas House District 48 Facts
District Map (pdf)
Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Email: [email protected]
Websites: Donna Howard State Representative
Rep. Donna Howard, District 48
Twitter: @DonnaHowardTX
Facebook: Donna Howard
Capitol Office
Room: E2.418
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: 512-463-0631
District Office
Room: E2.418
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: 512-463-0631
Follow @DonnaHowardTX

Twitter Feed

  • Helpful testimony at Healthcare Wrkforc hearing 2day MT @moodyforelpaso Lots of work to do to close gaps in mental health services. #txlege

    9 hours ago

  • In Houston w/ House Select Comm on Healthcare Education & Training--hearing on mental health workforce. #txlege

    a day ago

  • & mainstream values of Texans MT @TCDP Howard: @TXDemParty represents the face of Texas. #tx2014 #txlege http://t.co/fXwpfv76s9 @DWStweets

    5 days ago

  • More $ 4 schls fiscally responsible MT @MorganSmith Moody’s: school finance ruling “credit+"; forces #txlege redesign http://t.co/iNfRAaXLSh

    5 days ago

  • Thx 4 testifying! Great info! RT @MichaelEWebber I testify on Tuesday about MOOCs & online education at a #txlege hearing. Wish me luck.

    6 days ago

  • RT @evanasmith: .@statesman edit board endorses @samhoustonfortx over @kenpaxtontx for Texas Attorney General http://t.co/E8zZTqLUFO #tx2014

    6 days ago

  • RT @edwonkkimmy: Impending loss of institutional memory seems keenest over at House Higher Ed Committee. Highly versed Chair, VC out. #txle…

    8 days ago

  • Just say no policy trumps bipart effort: #txlege needs 2 revisit driving permits proposals for immigrants http://t.co/OG11j2vHgn @statesman

    8 days ago

  • Integrty of vote--disngnuous argumnt MT @scottbraddock: @nytimes Rs in #txlege rig game w/ pointles obstacls 2 votng http://t.co/HQ6yMZybFF

    9 days ago

  • Reckless #txlege policies led to closure of 77 women's health clinics after 2011 budget cuts: Sarah Wheat @PPGreaterTX #WomenVote

    9 days ago