State Rep. Terry Canales

District 40 (D-Edinburg)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Terry Canales
Age: 35
Hometown: Edinburg
Race: Hispanic
Occupation: Attorney
Education: J.D., St. Mary's University
Spouse: Erica

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Runoff Election
Won with 52.96% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Went to runoff with 30.45% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: Texas House of Representatives
District: 40
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $7,200 per year
  • Criminal Jurisprudence
  • Energy Resources Committee
Curtis Smith Chief of Staff
Jonathan Gonzalez-Smith Legislative Director
Emily Campbell Legislative Aide
Texas House District 40 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: Rep. Terry Canales, District 40
State Rep. Terry Canales
Twitter: @TerryCanales40
Facebook: Terry Canales Facebook page
Capitol Office
Room: E2.816
Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin , TX 78768
Phone: (512) 463-0426
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