Nicole Collier

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Nicole Collier
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Texas House of Representatives, District 95
In office
Term ends
January 13, 2015
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
Bachelor'sUniversity of Houston (1996)
Office website
Campaign website
Nicole Collier is a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives representing District 95. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.


Collier earned her B.S. from the University of Houston in 1996.

Committee assignments


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

Texas Committee Assignments, 2013
Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Local & Consent Calendars
Public Health



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 Nicole Collier was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Albert McDaniel was unopposed in the Republican primary. Collier will face McDaniel in the general election.[1][2][3]


See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Collier won election in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 95. Collier advanced to the June 31 primary runoff where she defeated Jesse Gaines. Collier defeated Monte Mitchell (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4]

Texas House of Representatives, District 95, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngNicole Collier 77.4% 37,594
     Republican Monte Mitchell 22.6% 11,004
Total Votes 48,598
Texas House of Representatives District 95 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngNicole Collier (advanced to runoff) 48.2% 3,713
Green check mark transparent.pngJesse Gaines (advanced to runoff) 38.4% 2,962
Dulani Masimini 13.4% 1,030
Total Votes 7,705

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Collier is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Collier raised a total of $187,719 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 15, 2013.[5]

Nicole Collier's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Texas State House, District 95 Won $187,719
Grand Total Raised $187,719


Collier won election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Collier raised a total of $187,719.
Texas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Nicole Collier's campaign in 2012
Annies List$46,908
Texas Trial Lawyers Association$20,000
Texans For Insurance Reform$13,186
Mostyn, Amber Anderson$10,000
Connelly, Serena Simmons$6,000
Total Raised in 2012$187,719
Source:Follow the Money



In 2012, Collier endorsements include the following organizations:

  • Annie's List
  • Tarrant County Central Labor Council
  • The United Educators Association
  • Kay's Barbershop-Fort Worth,TX

Note: A full list of Collier's individual 2012 endorsements can be found on her website, here.


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.


Collier received a score of 11.9 in the 2013 Fiscal Responsibility Index.


Collier and her husband, Gary, have 3 children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Marc Veasey (D)
Texas House District 95
Succeeded by