Sylvester Turner

Candidate/Officeholder (non-judicial)
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Directory Info

Full Name: Sylvester Turner
Age: 60
Race: Black
Occupation: Attorney
Education: B.A., University of Houston; J.D., Harvard University
Religion: Baptist
Church: Brookhollow Baptist Church

Historical Contributions/Expenditures

Top Contributors

Name Total Amount # Contributions
Transfer from Sylvester Turner Campaign Fund - State Rep Account $525,862 1
Bob Perry $160,000 20
Robert Perry $100,000 9
AT&T TEXAS PAC $41,000 9
HILLCO PAC $37,500 10
CenterPoint Energy PAC $27,000 12
Plumbers Local Union No. 68 PAC $25,000 5
James & Linda McIngvale $20,000 1
Texas Trial Lawyers Association PAC $17,000 11
DRAYTON MCLANE $16,000 6
Robert Perry $15,000 1
Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC $14,000 4
IBEW $11,000 3
Mark Taylor $11,000 5
Texas Dental Association (DenPac) $11,000 13
Andrews & Kurth Texas PAC $10,500 9
Carl Parker $10,500 3
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP $10,000 2
Charles W. Tate $10,000 2
Yvonne Stern $10,000 1
John Whitmire $10,000 1
Good Government PAC $10,000 1
Alfred & Sibyl Jackson $10,000 1
Peter & Roslyn Bryant $10,000 1
McConnell Jones Lanier & Murphy $10,000 3
Jeffrey Stern $10,000 1
Samuel J. Broadway $10,000 1
Christine King $10,000 1
Barnes & Turner $9,600 4
Atmos Energy Corporation PAC $9,500 8

Recent Expenditures

Date Recipient Amount Description
June 30, 2014 Thomas Jones $500 Consulting fees
June 27, 2014 Crusaders for Colon Cancer, Inc. $200 Sponsorship for Colon Cancer Alliance 7/15/2014
June 25, 2014 Canopy Restaurant $500 Breakfast meeting
June 24, 2014 Senate District 15 $200 State Democratic Convention Reception
June 19, 2014 Grand Court Order of Calanthe $125 Full pg ad
June 19, 2014 Texas Stonewall Democratic Caucus $500 Sponsorship
June 19, 2014 Texas House of Representatives $46 Three flags
June 18, 2014 Texas Democratic Party $200 Membership fees
June 17, 2014 Sue Davis $50 Reimbursement for registration for Emancipation Parade
June 17, 2014 Harris County Democratic Party $250 Sponsorship
June 17, 2014 GLBT Caucus $250 Sponsorship
June 17, 2014 Lincoln Automotive Financial Services $691 6/2014 - monthly lease payment for vehicle for camp/legislative purposes
June 17, 2014 AT&T Mobility $250 6/2014 - Monthly payment for laptop & mobile phone use for camp/legis purposes
June 16, 2014 The Lukemia & Lymphoma Society $250 Sponsor 2014 HPD Relay Team/Ken Nealy
June 13, 2014 McConnell & Jones LLP $598 Reimbursement to Thomas Jones for meeting expenses set up for Rep. Turner
June 11, 2014 J Alexander's $301 Host reception for Emerging Political Leaders
June 10, 2014 Irma's Southwest Grill $51 Lunch w/Chester Pitts, re: State & City issues
June 10, 2014 City Wide Beauticians, Inc $362 Contribution to capital campaign
June 9, 2014 Thomas Jones $500 Consulting fees
June 9, 2014 Sparkletts & Sierra Springs $45 Water for State Office
June 9, 2014 Jita Printing $270 5000 flyers for Juneteenth parade inv. #4219
June 6, 2014 Texas Democratic Party $1,000 2014 Texas Democratic Convention
June 5, 2014 Southwest Airlines $272 Tickets to Dallas for Texas Democratic Convention
June 4, 2014 Houstons Restaurant $122 Dinner w/Pastor Remus Wright, re: HERO ordinance
June 2, 2014 Jeff Syptak $1,400 Campaign Staffer
June 2, 2014 Edward Pollard $250 Sponsorship for Leadership Houston
June 2, 2014 TKNET, LLC $200 Consulting Fees
June 2, 2014 Zenobia Maknojia $250 Internship
June 2, 2014 Sue Davis $2,000 Political Consultant
June 2, 2014 Strong Strategies $6,000 Political financial services

More Expenditures

Summaries

Date Total Contributions Total Expenditures Cash On Hand Office Sought Office Held
July 15, 2014 $166,600 $68,627 $464,324 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2014 $65,000 $64,254 $366,351 State Representative
July 15, 2013 $0 $56,882 $347,947 State Representative
Jan. 15, 2013 $63,500 $21,244 $404,829 State Representative
Oct. 29, 2012 $41,200 $11,416 $341,101 State Representative State Representative
Oct. 9, 2012 $70,320 $36,925 $254,547 State Representative State Representative
July 16, 2012 $25,570 $69,548 $433,951 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 17, 2012 $94,095 $58,668 $490,007 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2011 $0 $63,636 $301,695 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 18, 2011 $166,484 $87,035 $355,151 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2010 $81,350 $75,791 $244,528 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2010 $82,700 $73,747 $227,871 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2009 $15,000 $56,125 $218,918 State Representative State Representative
May 1, 2009 $0 $0 $0
March 2, 2009 $0 $0 $0
Jan. 15, 2009 $231,025 $105,872 $274,884
Jan. 12, 2009 $0 $0 $0
Jan. 2, 2009 $0 $0 $0
Nov. 3, 2008 $0 $0 $0
Sept. 2, 2008 $0 $0 $0
July 15, 2008 $90,250 $101,917 $149,410 State Representative
July 1, 2008 $0 $0 $0
May 1, 2008 $0 $0 $0
March 3, 2008 $0 $0 $0
Jan. 15, 2008 $140,900 $109,310 $163,582 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 2, 2008 $0 $0 $0
Nov. 1, 2007 $0 $0 $0
July 16, 2007 $0 $48,614 $131,542 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 16, 2007 $173,975 $58,067 $198,357 State Representative State Representative
July 17, 2006 $94,150 $119,107 $98,000 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 17, 2006 $110,405 $43,915 $0 State Representative State Representative
July 15, 2005 $0 $41,735 $53,674 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 18, 2005 $160,595 $53,295 $0 State Representative
July 15, 2004 $22,693 $34,031 $0 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 15, 2004 $10,700 $186,322 $0 Mayor City of Houston State Representative
Oct. 27, 2003 $3,700 $175,533 $0 Mayor City of Houston State Representative
Oct. 6, 2003 $46,172 $433,977 $0 Mayor City of Houston State Representative
July 15, 2003 $709,287 $182,325 $0 State Representative
Jan. 15, 2003 $305,935 $71,682 $0
Jan. 15, 2003 $305,935 $71,682 $0
July 15, 2002 $203,517 $13,276 $0
Jan. 15, 2002 $51,775 $9,536 $0 State Representative State Representative
July 16, 2001 $0 $26,307 $0 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 16, 2001 $114,660 $19,548 $0 SAME State Representative
July 17, 2000 $9,150 $9,353 $0 State Representative State Representative
Jan. 18, 2000 $55,638 $371 $0
July 15, 1999 $0 $0 $0
Jan. 15, 1999 $38,625 $11,528 $0
July 15, 1998 $10,350 $8,462 $0
Jan. 15, 1998 $41,925 $9,377 $0
July 15, 1997 $25,510 $25,678 $0
Jan. 15, 1997 $59,670 $10,638 $0
July 15, 1996 $2,940 $14,810 $0
July 17, 1995 $0 $10,400 $0
Jan. 17, 1995 $26,950 $10,679 $0
July 15, 1994 $5,620 $6,450 $0
Jan. 18, 1994 $17,345 $17,125 $0
July 15, 1993 $0 $0 $0