Sylvester Turner

Candidate/Officeholder (non-judicial)
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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 $48,292 12
HILLCO PAC $38,500 11
CenterPoint Energy PAC $27,000 12
James Pitcock $25,000 1
Plumbers Local Union No. 68 PAC $25,000 5
Texas Trial Lawyers Association PAC $22,000 12
CWA Cope PCC $20,000 2
James & Linda McIngvale $20,000 1
DRAYTON MCLANE $18,500 7
Robert Perry $15,000 1
Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC $14,500 5
Charles Butt $12,500 4
Texas Health Care Association PAC $12,500 6
Texas Dental Association (DenPac) $12,000 14
IBEW $11,000 3
Mark Taylor $11,000 5
Carl Parker $10,700 4
The Chickasaw Nation $10,500 4
Andrews & Kurth Texas PAC $10,500 9
John Nash $10,000 1
Charles Bush $10,000 1
Yvonne Stern $10,000 1
Fred Griffin $10,000 1
Peter & Roslyn Bryant $10,000 1
Christine King $10,000 1
Alfred & Sibyl Jackson $10,000 1
Samuel J. Broadway $10,000 1

Recent Expenditures

Date Recipient Amount Description
Dec. 30, 2014 Time Warner Cable $142 Cable access for Austin apartment during legislative session
Dec. 30, 2014 Sparkletts and Sierra Springs $93 Water for legislative offices
Dec. 29, 2014 Storefront Political Media $4,703 Campaign mailing
Dec. 23, 2014 Time Warner Cable $164 Cable access for Austin apartment during legislative session
Dec. 19, 2014 Hyatt Hotel Houston $44 Meeting to discuss legislative issues
Dec. 19, 2014 Lincoln Automotive Financial Services $691 Lease payment for campaign/legislative vehicle
Dec. 19, 2014 AT&T Mobility $177 Campaign cell phone and air card
Dec. 18, 2014 Harry's Restaurant $31 Meeting with legislator regarding upcoming session
Dec. 16, 2014 Murry Matthews $500 Legislative staff year-end bonus
Dec. 16, 2014 Jeff Syptak $500 Legislative staff year-end bonus
Dec. 16, 2014 Pam Watson $500 Legislative staff year-end bonus
Dec. 16, 2014 Alison Brock $500 Legislative staff year-end bonus
Dec. 16, 2014 Grady Carter Photography $150 Photography for officeholder holiday card
Dec. 11, 2014 Sparkletts and Sierra Springs $15 Water for legislative offices
Dec. 8, 2014 Texas Capitol Gift Shop $86 Awards for Precinct Judges
Dec. 8, 2014 Four Seasons Houston $350 Finance Committee meeting
Dec. 4, 2014 Ross $193 Housewares for Austin apartment during legislative session
Dec. 3, 2014 La Quinta Inn Austin Capitol $143 Lodging for district staff for meetings in Austin
Dec. 2, 2014 Brennan's Restaurant $97 Meeting to discuss city and state issues
Dec. 1, 2014 Pappadeaux Restaurant $98 Staff luncheon
Dec. 1, 2014 SkyHouse Austin $150 Rental for Austin apartment during legislative session
Dec. 1, 2014 Jeff Syptak $1,400 Staffing for campaign events
Dec. 1, 2014 Sue Davis $2,000 Communications consulting services
Dec. 1, 2014 Strong Strategies, LLC $6,000 Fundraising and compliance services
Nov. 20, 2014 Sylvia Garcia Campaign $250 Donation for voter rally
Nov. 20, 2014 Lincoln Automotive Financial Services $691 Lease payment for campaign/legislative vehicle
Nov. 20, 2014 Nationwide Insurance $260 Insurance for Austin apartment during legislative session
Nov. 20, 2014 Constable Ruben Davis Campaign $500 Donation for Seniors Thanksgiving luncheon sponsorship
Nov. 20, 2014 AT&T Mobility $177 Campaign cell phone and air card
Nov. 12, 2014 SkyHouse Austin $1,728 Austin Apartment rental during legislative session

More Expenditures

Summaries

Date Total Contributions Total Expenditures Cash On Hand Office Sought Office Held
Jan. 15, 2015 $657,227 $121,719 $1,014,424 State Representative State Representative
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