Political Profile


Current Office Texas Senate
District 20
Party Democratic Party
Term Expiration 2017
Term Length 4 years
Salary $7,200 per year

Financial Statements


Year

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District Office


Phone 956-972-1841
Room McAllen District Office
Address 612 Nolana, Suite 410 B
McAllen, TX 78504

District Office


Phone (361) 225-1200
Room Corpus Christi District Office
Address 2820 S.P.I.D. Suite 291
Corpus Christi, TX 78415

Committees


Finance (Vice-Chair)
Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs
Criminal Justice
Natural Resources and Economic Development
Conference Committee on SB 1 (Budget)
Senate Select Committee on Redistricting

Staffers


Luis Moreno Chief of Staff
Oscar Garza Legislative Director
Patrick Smith Legislative Assistant
Jennifer Saenz General Counsel
Josh Reyna Policy Analyst
Desiree Castro Policy Analyst
Elva Escalon District Director

Election Info


Election Outcome
2012 General Election Won with 61.55%
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election Won with 100.00%
2008 General Election Won with 81.40%
2008 Democratic Party Primary Election Won with 100.00%
2004 General Election Won with 100.00%
2004 Democratic Primary Election Won with 100.00%
2002 General Election Won with 100.00%
2002 Democratic Primary Runoff Election Won with 55.47%
2002 Democratic Primary Election Went to runoff with 43.02%
Texas House District 40, 2000 General Election Won with 100.00%
Texas House District 40, 2000 Democratic Party Primary Election Won with 100.00%
Texas House District 40, 1998 General Election Won with 100.00%
Texas House District 40, 1998 Democratic Primary Won with 100.00%
Texas House District 40, 1996 General Election Won with 71.28%
Texas House District 40, 1996 Democratic Party Primary Election Won with 54.71%
1992 Democratic Primary Election Lost with 21.34%