State Rep. Garnet Coleman

District 147 (D-Houston)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Garnet Coleman
Age: 53
Race: Black
Occupation: Business Consulting
Education: B.A., University of St. Thomas
Spouse: Angelique

Financial Statements

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Candidacy

Texas House District 147

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

  • Today is the first day of early voting. Be sure to make your voice heard in this important election. #GOTV http://t.co/8aqeqdID2F

    a day ago

  • Federal Judge Throws Out Texas Voter ID Law http://t.co/B47dh2a6wg

    11 days ago

  • RT @RodneyEllis: With the great @GFColeman at #tribunefest! http://t.co/pU5cxuKoCb

    a month ago

  • Domestic violence can happen to anyone http://t.co/qXBjJeWWZi

    a month ago

  • Medicaid Expansion – Pennsylvania Could Open Door For Texas http://t.co/RZoiq4uF3p

    a month ago

  • Texas school finance system ruled unconstitutional http://t.co/KCZ9GUh6KR

    2 months ago

  • RT @TexasTribune: Watch our #livestream at noon for Health Care: What's Next? with @RepJohnZerwas, @GFColeman & moderator @evanasmith: http…

    2 months ago

  • "He reached for my weapon." Say these magic words and you can shoot an unarmed black man. #Ferguson http://t.co/EGTL41LWUZ

    2 months ago

  • RT @texmed: Health Care: What's Next? with @EvanSmith, @RepJohnZerwas and @GFColeman http://t.co/69DFq43S1w 8-18-14

    2 months ago

  • Another day, another #ACA myth debunked. Re: #Obamacare , Republicans should "Let it Go" http://t.co/wZNKcVxG4i

    2 months ago