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


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
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Twitter Feed

  • Transportation and labor are two of the biggest problems for the energy sector in Texas. #txlege

    6 days ago

  • In Cuero for House Energy Resources Com. Discussing transportation issues. #txlege

    6 days ago

  • Today we remember 9/11. Thirteen years. #neverforget

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  • RT @NBCNightlyNews: LIVE: The nation pauses to reflect on the 13th anniversary of the September 11 attacks http://t.…

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  • For the record: 72 years together is 365 times longer than Kim Kardashian's first marriage (72 days). #txlege

    8 days ago

  • So much hate just to stop the love and lives of two sweet old ladies. #txlege

    8 days ago

  • Enjoyed speaking to the Guangdong Association on celebrating the Mid-Autumn (Harvest Moon) Festival: #txlege

    10 days ago

  • Posner: "As we have been at pains to explain, the grounds advanced by [the States] are totally implausible." #txlege

    12 days ago

  • Posner: "only rationale that the states put forth with any conviction... is so full of holes that it cannot be taken seriously." #txlege

    12 days ago

  • For non-lawyers: Posner is a famous non-SCOTUS judge. Every law student has read at least dozen of his opinions for Law Sch. #txlege

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