Marsha Farney

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Marsha Farney
Marsha Farney.jpg
Texas House of Representatives, District 20
In office
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$7,200/year
Per diem$150/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Marsha Farney is a Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives, representing District 20. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Farney was elected to the Texas state board of education in 2010.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Farney served on the following committees:

Texas Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Local & Consent Calendars
Public Education



See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for all 150 seats in the Texas House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 4, 2014. Those candidates who did not receive 50% or more of the vote in their party primary on March 4 faced an additional May 27 primary runoff. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Marsha Farney was unopposed in the Republican primary. Stephen Wyman was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Wyman, Farney and Jarrod Weaver (L) will face off in the general election.[1][2][3]


See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Farney ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 20. Farney ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election. She was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Farney is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Farney raised a total of $160,399 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.[5]

Marsha Farney's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Texas State House, District 20 Won $91,356
2010 Texas Board of Education District 10 Won $69,043
Grand Total Raised $160,399


Farney won election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Farney raised a total of $91,356.
Texas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Marsha Farney's campaign in 2012
Allen Boone Humphries Robinson$10,612
Curry, Patrick$5,500
Ahlberg, Trevor$5,000
Texans For Lawsuit Reform$4,000
Steve Ogden Campaign$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$91,356
Source:Follow the Money


Farney won election to the Texas Board of Education in 2010. During that election cycle, Farney raised a total of $69,043.


Empower Texans Fiscal Responsibility Index

See also: Empower Texans Fiscal Responsibility Index and Empower Texans

Empower Texans produces the Fiscal Responsibility Index as "a measurement of how lawmakers perform on size and role of government issues." The index uses "exemplar votes on core budget and free enterprise issues that demonstrate legislators' governing philosophy." Legislators were graded along a 0 through 100 scale in 2013 and on an A through F grading scale in 2011.


Farney received a score of 39.6 in the 2013 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Marsha + Farney + Texas + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Marsha Farney News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link


Political offices
Preceded by
Texas House District 20
Succeeded by