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
Follow @genefortexas

Twitter Feed

  • News Summary: Demander of transparency found guilty of not being transparent. #txlege

    3 days ago

  • Still waiting for the John Boehner law suit... Starting to get bored. Another empty promise?

    14 days ago

  • Someone answered my question! Any corporation that follows Hobby Lobby better be ready for the consequences. #txlege

    16 days ago

  • Everyone should be able to purchase the health insurance of their choice without worrying about what their employer wants. #txlege

    17 days ago

  • Next step for better healthcare --> Separate HC from employment. Your boss should have NO say about your healthcare. #txlege

    17 days ago

  • Thanks to all of the Democratic candidates who came to the CARE 4th of July festival. #txlege

    20 days ago

  • Happy #July4th! My family wishes yours a wonderful weekend. May we cherish our freedom to agree & occasionally disagree with each other.

    20 days ago

  • Pope Benedict XVI: "Justice requires guaranteed universal access to health care" #SINGLEPAYER #Txlege

    22 days ago

  • I'm not the first to say this. GOP attempts to undermine ACA will only push the US faster into a #SinglePayer system. #txlege

    22 days ago

  • #SCOTUS said if contraceptives was so important then gov't should pay. They will; then another; and another. #SinglePayer #txlege

    22 days ago