Rodney G. Ellis

Candidate/Officeholder (non-judicial)
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Full Name Rodney Ellis
Age 60
Hometown Houston
Race Black
Occupation Partner - Rice Financial Products Company; Shareholder - The Tagos Group; Of Counsel - Reaud, Morgan, & Quinn
Education B.A., Texas Southern University; M.P.A., University of Texas at Austin; J.D., University of Texas at Austin
Spouse: Licia Green Ellis

Historical Contributions/Expenditures

Top Contributors

Name Total Amount # Contributions
Joseph Jamail $95,000 6
Bob Perry $87,000 16
Texas Trial Lawyers Association PAC $65,000 12
Texas Association of Mortgage Attorneys PAC $60,000 4
C. W. Duncan $50,500 16
Charles Butt $42,000 10
Keep Hope Alive PAC $35,000 2
VINSON & ELKINS TEXAS PAC $32,000 17
Texas Association of Realtors PAC $31,000 6
Texas Optometric PAC $30,500 10
TREPAC/Texas Assn of Realtors PAC $30,000 4
Texas Medical Association $28,521 11
Jack Pratt $28,000 8
PLUMBERS LOCAL UNION NO. 68 PAC FUND $26,250 9
Associated General Contractors of Texas PAC $25,000 7
The Chickasaw Nation $25,000 4
Texas Dental Association (DenPac) $24,500 15
Q PAC $24,500 7
Texans for Economic Development PAC $22,500 4
James Greer $21,500 13
James Pitcock $20,000 6
Beer Alliance of Texas PAC $19,500 18
Texas State Teachers Association PAC $19,000 8
University of Houston PAC $18,500 4
HOUSTON FIRE FIGHTERS PAC $18,500 7
David Beck $18,000 12
James Dannenbaum $17,500 11
Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP $17,500 8
Union Pacific Corporation Fund for Effective Government $17,000 8
W. P. Hobby $17,000 14

Recent Expenditures

Date Recipient Amount Description
Dec. 31, 2014 Southwest Airlines $374 Trip was cancelled. Ticket will be used in the future.
Dec. 31, 2014 RL Loving, CPA $3,000 Accounting services
Dec. 30, 2014 Shell Oil $71 Fuel for campaign vehicle
Dec. 30, 2014 Barnaby's Cafe $78 Meeting
Dec. 27, 2014 Chevron $48 Fuel for campaign vehicle
Dec. 26, 2014 City of Austin Utilities $59 Utilities
Dec. 23, 2014 John Evans Company $705 Billboard
Dec. 23, 2014 Whole Foods $61 Coffee room supplies
Dec. 21, 2014 ExxonMobil $76 Fuel for campaign vehicle
Dec. 19, 2014 Wall Street Journal $26 Subscription
Dec. 19, 2014 ABI Digital Solutions $646 Billboards
Dec. 18, 2014 Whole Foods $80 Coffee room supplies
Dec. 18, 2014 OnStar $32 Phone service
Dec. 17, 2014 HEB $27 Fuel for campaign vehicle
Dec. 16, 2014 Whole Foods $79 Coffee room supplies
Dec. 16, 2014 U. S. Bank $1,136 Campaign vehicle lease
Dec. 16, 2014 The University of Texas Law School Foundation $2,000 Donation
Dec. 15, 2014 Bluehost, Inc. $143 Web hosting of RodneyEllis.com
Dec. 15, 2014 Newspaper Direct $29 Subscription
Dec. 15, 2014 NY Time Sales $73 Subscription
Dec. 15, 2014 Spaw/Senate Account $950 Lounge fee
Dec. 15, 2014 Whole Foods $127 Holiday party
Dec. 11, 2014 Ozarka Spring Water Co $22 Office water service
Dec. 10, 2014 ExxonMobil $73 Fuel for campaign vehicle
Dec. 10, 2014 Constant Contact $271 Website maintenance
Dec. 10, 2014 Residence Inn $281 Lodging
Dec. 8, 2014 City of Austin Utilities $89 Utilities
Dec. 5, 2014 AT&T $30 Phone service
Dec. 2, 2014 Comcast of Houston $88 Houston Campaign Office cable service
Dec. 2, 2014 Clearme.com $179 Fast Pass Airport Security Card

More Expenditures

Summaries

Date Total Contributions Total Expenditures Cash On Hand Office Sought Office Held
Jan. 15, 2015 $165,183 $181,421 $2,433,963 State Senator
July 15, 2014 $83,325 $117,684 $2,369,590 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2014 $111,001 $108,085 $2,322,475 State Senator
July 15, 2013 $0 $72,252 $2,039,200 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2013 $234,940 $91,756 $2,016,660 State Senator
July 16, 2012 $131,784 $111,888 $1,759,362 State Senator
Jan. 17, 2012 $141,625 $86,382 $1,656,688 State Senator
July 15, 2011 $0 $71,464 $1,788,481 State Senator
Jan. 18, 2011 $186,650 $40,051 $1,851,213 State Senator
Oct. 25, 2010 $35,259 $13,841 $1,614,160 State Senator State Senator
Oct. 4, 2010 $19,740 $28,907 $1,549,933 State Senator
July 15, 2010 $90,310 $91,256 $1,414,715 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2010 $154,250 $79,561 $1,543,095 State Senator
July 15, 2009 $1,000 $77,173 $1,248,379 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2009 $283,273 $79,980 $1,296,955 State Senator
July 15, 2008 $29,490 $115,401 $1,649,343 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2008 $123,590 $78,267 $1,908,896 State Senator
July 16, 2007 $0 $72,131 $1,861,011 State Senator
Jan. 16, 2007 $256,135 $90,207 $1,800,210 State Senator
July 17, 2006 $100,537 $120,104 $1,481,530 State Senator
Jan. 17, 2006 $175,950 $85,755 $1,438,441 State Senator
July 15, 2005 $0 $76,766 $1,256,062 State Senator
Jan. 18, 2005 $238,785 $113,679 $0 State Senator
July 15, 2004 $77,080 $129,258 $0 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2004 $177,842 $70,790 $0 State Senator
July 15, 2003 $0 $51,063 $0 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2003 $190,501 $54,893 $0 State Senator
July 15, 2002 $120,144 $86,144 $0 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2002 $162,875 $93,125 $0 State Senator
July 16, 2001 $100 $98,607 $0
Jan. 16, 2001 $293,325 $121,382 $0 State Senator
July 17, 2000 $17,350 $118,642 $0 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 18, 2000 $118,106 $113,108 $0
July 15, 1999 $0 $84,293 $0
Jan. 15, 1999 $172,077 $67,692 $0
July 15, 1998 $30,500 $63,667 $0
Jan. 15, 1998 $40,108 $52,203 $0
July 15, 1997 $0 $54,156 $0
Jan. 15, 1997 $94,471 $45,065 $0
July 15, 1996 $47,045 $57,930 $0
Jan. 16, 1996 $63,284 $39,436 $0
July 17, 1995 $0 $29,724 $0
Jan. 17, 1995 $212,346 $95,515 $0
July 15, 1994 $60,380 $53,832 $0
Jan. 18, 1994 $96,173 $30,797 $0
July 15, 1993 $0 $0 $0