State Rep. Garnet Coleman

District 147 (D-Houston)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Garnet Coleman
Age: 52
Race: Black
Occupation: Business Consulting
Education: B.A., University of St. Thomas
Spouse: Angelique

Financial Statements

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Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 92.21% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 87.31% of vote
2008 General Election
Won with 92.23% of vote
2008 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 77.79% of vote
2006 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 89.21% of vote
2004 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2004 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2000 General Election
Won with 93.12% of vote
2000 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1998 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1998 Democratic Primary
Won with 100.00% of vote
1996 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1996 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 90.87% of vote
1994 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1994 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1992 General Election
Won with 77.63% of vote
1992 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 54.49% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 147
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
Committees
  • County Affairs (Chair)
  • Public Health
Staffers
Christopher Walker Chief of Staff/general counsel
Mike Eber Health care policy analyst
Yvonne Green Policy analyst
Jose Guzman Policy analyst
Jordan Rux Policy analyst
Texas House District 147 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: Rep. Garnet F. Coleman, District 147
Garnet F. Coleman State Representative for District 147
Garnet Coleman YouTube page
Twitter: @GFColeman
Facebook: Garnet Coleman Facebook page
Capitol Office
Room: 4N.10
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: 512-463-0524
District Office
Address: 5445 Alameda, Suite 501
Houston, TX 77004
Phone: 713-520-5355
Follow @GFColeman

Twitter Feed

  • The #ACA is Still Standing.#Obamacare http://t.co/ax9kIljOI8

    4 days ago

  • Yeterday I testified in federal court to support DOJ - 2011 electoral maps were intentionally discriminatory http://t.co/LTYrJv4Xvb

    10 days ago

  • RT @MALCTx: .@MALCTx Member Rep. Garnet Coleman @GFColeman of Harris Co. now testifying @ #TXredistricting trial. #VotingRights #txlege

    11 days ago

  • Women, Hobby Lobby, and The Pill http://t.co/Z0xh8Bhb46

    17 days ago

  • 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer in Mississippi. My thoughts and a great PBS documentary http://t.co/jP2yOPVCos

    23 days ago

  • Border Crisis Shows Need for Immigration Reform http://t.co/5r0lJlLRnT

    a month ago

  • It was a disappointing loss, but I want to congratulate @UHCougarBB on a great season. Go Coogs!

    2 months ago

  • It was a disappointing loss, but I want to congratulate the @UHCougarBB on a great seaons. Go Coogs!

    2 months ago

  • Fighting gentrification in the Third Ward http://t.co/GPajIezHgj

    2 months ago

  • Thank you to Mayor @AnniseParker, city council, and all of the tireless advocates. Great night for Houston #HOUequality #HERO

    2 months ago