Kirk P. Watson

Candidate/Officeholder (non-judicial)
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Full Name: Kirk Watson
Age: 56
Hometown: Austin
Race: White
Occupation: Attorney
Education: B.A., Baylor University; J.D., Baylor University
Spouse: Liz
Religion: Christian
Church: First Baptist Church of Austin

Related PACs

Name Relation Cash on Hand
Democratic Victory Committee for the Election of Ron Kirk,Tony Sanchez,John Sharp,et al. (DISSOLVED) Supports $0

Historical Contributions/Expenditures

Top Contributors

Name Total Amount # Contributions
Democratic National Committee $150,000 3
Tom Meredith $97,118 5
Kevin Rollins $80,000 2
Texas League of Conservation Voters (PAC) $67,000 5
Gallagher Lewis Downey & Kim $60,000 1
Williams Bailey Law Firm L.L.P. $60,000 2
Chris Mattsson $55,000 3
Joseph Aragona $54,000 5
Gabrielle Sheshunoff $52,250 2
Texas Medical Association $50,778 16
Border Health PAC $50,000 4
Williams Kherkher Hart & Boundas LLP $50,000 3
Good Government PAC $50,000 1
Morton Topfer $50,000 2
Wholesale Beer Distributors of Texas PAC $47,234 12
RECA - Good Government PAC $45,000 11
Baron & Budd P.C. $45,000 4
Ben Barnes $43,193 10
Lone Star Fund - Texas $40,000 1
John Foster $40,000 2
Texas Trial Lawyers Association PAC $40,000 8
Fisher Boyd Brown Boudreaux & Huguenard $40,000 2
HILLCO PAC $35,915 14
Walter Penn $35,100 5
Fred Baron $35,000 2
Nix Patterson & Roach L.L.P. $35,000 2
The New Democrat Network (PAC) $35,000 1
Lowell Lebermann $34,500 7
AT&T TEXAS PAC $32,700 6
TREPAC (Texas Association of Realtors) $32,500 4

Recent Expenditures

Date Recipient Amount Description
June 30, 2014 Headliners Club $58 officholder lunch meeting
June 30, 2014 Katherine O'Brien $916 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Vivify $193 Graphic design
June 30, 2014 Lora Ann Gerson $416 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Worley Printing $5,370 printing of items for convention attendees
June 30, 2014 Katharine Alexander $1,000 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Sarah Howard $950 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Sandy Hentges Guzman $2,007 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Katharine Alexander $380 health insurance reimbursement
June 30, 2014 Yvonne Reynolds $1,371 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Susan Nold $1,721 Salary supplement
June 30, 2014 Ana Cecilia Rodriguez DeFrates $416 Salary supplement
June 27, 2014 Austin Screen Printing $428 printing of items for Campaign Academy participants
June 23, 2014 Austin Screen Printing $448 printing of items for Campaign Academy participants
June 20, 2014 Party Standups $127 printing for event
June 19, 2014 Jim Ranes $166 graphic design
June 19, 2014 Worley Printing $5,000 printing of items for convention attendees
June 18, 2014 American Printing & Mailing $13,512 printing of items for convention attendees
June 17, 2014 Hill Country Springs $32 water delivery
June 16, 2014 GNI Strategies $3,200 Website & social media consulting
June 16, 2014 Vasara Photography $150 Political print advertising
June 16, 2014 Vivify $87 Graphic design
June 11, 2014 NGP VAN, Inc. $610 Database software
June 9, 2014 Jimmy John's $202 lunch for participants of Campaign Academy
June 9, 2014 Austin High Football Booster Club $375 Political print advertising
June 9, 2014 Bowie Football Booster $360 Political print advertising
June 9, 2014 Westlake Band Parents Inc. $250 Political print advertising
June 9, 2014 Travis Football Booster Club $200 Political print advertising
June 9, 2014 Quorum Report $351 subscription
June 9, 2014 Westwood Athletic Department $250 Political print advertising

More Expenditures

Summaries

Date Total Contributions Total Expenditures Cash On Hand Office Sought Office Held
July 15, 2014 $32,327 $287,583 $1,253,393 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 15, 2014 $303,696 $230,411 $1,505,595 State Senator State Senator
July 15, 2013 $7,871 $207,112 $1,417,773 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 15, 2013 $151,850 $88,912 $1,610,260 State Senator State Senator
Oct. 29, 2012 $186,490 $176,916 $1,545,325 State Senator State Senator
Oct. 9, 2012 $128,567 $108,946 $1,538,460 State Senator State Senator
July 16, 2012 $186,232 $222,349 $1,512,252 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 17, 2012 $354,780 $269,826 $1,551,538 State Senator State Senator
July 15, 2011 $0 $209,643 $1,468,085 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 18, 2011 $123,398 $109,409 $1,666,866 State Senator
Oct. 25, 2010 $106,110 $100,543 $1,645,116 State Senator State Senator
Oct. 4, 2010 $192,123 $156,213 $1,646,869 State Senator State Senator
July 15, 2010 $454,913 $218,605 $1,609,740 State Senator State Senator
Jan. 15, 2010 $262,562 $283,791 $1,414,202 State Senator State Senator
July 15, 2009 $156,750 $161,290 $1,436,899 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2009 $524,251 $293,187 $1,428,097 State Senator State Senator
July 15, 2008 $138,119 $180,789 $1,148,140 State Senator
Jan. 15, 2008 $240,175 $201,666 $1,195,945 State Senator
July 16, 2007 $7,010 $115,508 $1,124,661 State Senator
Jan. 16, 2007 $148,390 $47,548 $1,213,821 State Senator
Oct. 30, 2006 $56,587 $26,926 $1,107,825 State Senator
Oct. 10, 2006 $206,899 $68,796 $1,077,497 State Senator
July 17, 2006 $143,391 $128,193 $935,599 State Senator
Jan. 17, 2006 $1,005,676 $83,410 $906,279 State Senator
July 15, 2005 $0 $108 $8,324
Jan. 18, 2005 $0 $5,630 $0 Attorney General
July 15, 2004 $1,125 $1,200 $0 Attorney General
Jan. 15, 2004 $75,704 $61,637 $0
July 15, 2003 $38,694 $84,465 $0 Attorney General
Jan. 15, 2003 $204,067 $174,579 $0 Attorney General
Oct. 28, 2002 $784,006 $994,119 $0 Attorney General
Oct. 7, 2002 $1,305,520 $1,736,025 $0 Attorney General
July 15, 2002 $25,000 $0 $0 Attorney General
July 15, 2002 $0 $0 $0
July 15, 2002 $1,130,137 $2,361,342 $0 Attorney General
Jan. 15, 2002 $1,838,013 $214,959 $0 Attorney General