State Sen. José R. Rodríguez

District 29 (D-El Paso)

Personal Profile

Full Name: José R. Rodríguez
Age: 66
Hometown: El Paso
Race: Hispanic
Occupation: Attorney
Education: B.A., Pan American University; J.D., George Washington University
Spouse: Carmen

Financial Statements

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Election Info

2012 General Election
Won with 68.71% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 60.24% of vote
2010 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 69.50% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas Senate
District: 29
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2017
Term Length: 4 years
Committees
  • Jurisprudence (Vice-Chair)
  • Criminal Justice
  • Government Organization
  • Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Staffers
Sushma Smith Chief of Staff
Ross O. Peavey Legislative Director and General Counsel
Luis “Sito” Negron Communications Director
Avina Gutierrez Capitol Office Manager & Constituent Svcs.
Corinne Chacon District Director
Cecelia Rodriguez Constituent Services
David Stout Binational Affairs & Media Relations
Nellie Tabarez District Office Manager/Scheduler
Texas Senate District 29 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: José Rodríguez for Texas Senate
JoseporTejas - Spanish language Twitter feed
Senator José Rodríguez: District 29
Twitter: @Josefortexas
Facebook: Facebook
Capitol Office
Room: E1.808
Address: 12068 P.O. Box
Austin, TX 78711
Phone: 512-463-0129
District Office
Address: 100 North Ochoa Street, Suite A
El Paso, TX 79901
Phone: 915-351-3500
Follow @Josefortexas

Twitter Feed

  • @CNN on my friend and colleague @leticiavdp http://t.co/t8SENbRqJl The next lt guv of Texas! #txlege #district29

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  • @CNN on my friend and colleague @leticiavdp #txlege

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  • Congratulations to Anthony, Texas, for securing $1 mil in assistance from @twdb http://t.co/djIrb6UP8y #district29 #txlege

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  • RT @RodneyEllis: TX will be less competitive "unless we improve the education ... conditions of our growing minority population" http://t.c…

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  • RT @scottbraddock: Take note, #TxLege junkies :) RT @quorumreport Newsclips will take Easter Sunday off: http://t.co/9sByy12V9J #txlege

    5 days ago

  • Interesting piece by @rinsana http://t.co/u7wPaPkCOw #txlege #district29 #ACAWorks

    5 days ago

  • #vami hearing w chair @leticiavdp. Tx has 2nd most veterans-1.7 mil; (Ca at 1.8). Let's make sure they have jobs. #txlege #district29

    8 days ago

  • Partial answer given: "Universities are financial institutions and costs are part of it." Your thoughts? #txlege #district29

    8 days ago

  • At Senate Higher Ed Cmte. Does cost of higher ed lead to more college drop-out than motivation or incentives? #txlege #district29

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