State Rep. Gene Wu

District 137 (D-Houston)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Gene Wu
Age: 36
Hometown: Houston
Race: Asian
Occupation: Attorney
Education: B.S., Texas A&M University; M.A., The University of Texas at Austin; J.D., South Texas School of Law
Spouse: Miya Shay

Financial Statements



Texas House District 137

Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 65.72% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Runoff Election
Won with 61.61% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Went to runoff with 43.36% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 137
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
  • Energy Resources Committee
  • Elections
Amy Bruno Chief of Staff
Beth Martin Deputy chief of staff
Greg Wythe Legislative director
Daniel Boettger Legislative aide
Stephen Holloway Legislative aide
Michael Soliz Legislative aide
Texas House District 137 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]
Rep. Gene Wu, District 137
HD137: In The Lege (Tumblr)
Twitter: @genefortexas
Facebook: votewu
Capitol Seating Assignment
Room: 2W.5
Seat: 136
Capitol Office
Room: E2.820
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
Phone: (512) 463-0492
Follow @genefortexas

Twitter Feed

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    4 days ago

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  • If you care about equal rights for women, well-funded schools, access to medical care, you better get-a-votin'. #txlege

    5 days ago

  • If SCOTUS strikes down Texas Abortion law, #TxLege will try to pass an even more ambitious law next time.

    5 days ago

  • SCOTUS has been allowing more restrictive abortion laws lately, but the Texas Law is too much to swallow. #txlege

    5 days ago

  • @AnniseParker Why do people even pay for lawyers anymore? Just ask people on twitter for legal advice.

    5 days ago

  • Friends, The @HoustonChron has endorsed me for re-election in the #txlege. Thanks for your support!

    10 days ago

  • The term of the day is: "Poll Tax" ... A Southern favorite. #txlege

    10 days ago

  • TY! MT @HouLit: @GeneforTexas ' speech at KIPP CONNECT Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was beyond amazing and spirit-filled. @KIPPHouston

    14 days ago