Pat Fallon

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Pat Fallon
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Texas House of Representatives, District 106
Incumbent
In office
2013-Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
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
Personal
Birthday12/19/1967
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Pat Fallon (b. December 19, 1967) is a Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives representing District 106. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Texas Committee Assignments, 2013
Human Services
Technology

Issues

Campaign Themes

2014

Fallon's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Illegal Immigration

  • Excerpt: "Here in Texas to remove incentives for those that chose to break our laws:
  • No in-state tuition for illegal immigrants
  • Ban sanctuary cities across our state
  • Require all governments (city, county, state, ISD’s) to use E-Verify when hiring

If elected to be your next State Representative, I will submit bills to do all of the aforementioned things. " Taxes, Spending, Jobs and Economic Growth

  • Excerpt: "I’m a strong believer that low taxes and responsible spending act as an engine that drives economic growth and results in job creation. "

Education

  • Excerpt: "Nothing can or should be more important than keeping our children safe and providing them with an excellent education. I believe in a strong public education system."

Pro-Life

  • Excerpt: "I am a fully committed to Pro-Life principles and priorities. If elected, I look forward to carrying this banner to the Texas House of Representatives."

2nd Amendment Rights

  • Excerpt: "I am a firm believer in the second amendment, its inherent constitutionality and its intent. Productive members of society have every RIGHT to protect and defend themselves, their family and their property."

Elections

2014

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 Pat Fallon was unopposed in the Republican primary. Lisa Osterholt was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Osterholt, Fallon and Rodney Caston (L) will face off in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Fallon ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 106. Fallon defeated Amber Fulton in the May 29 primary election and defeated Rodney Caston (L) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5]

Texas House of Representatives, District 106, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPat Fallon 83.2% 41,785
     Libertarian Rodney Caston 16.8% 8,455
Total Votes 50,240
Texas House of Representatives District 106 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPat Fallon 71.3% 5,806
Amber Fulton 28.7% 2,333
Total Votes 8,139

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Fallon is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Fallon raised a total of $163,746 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 15, 2013.[6]

Pat Fallon's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Texas State House, District 106 Won $163,746
Grand Total Raised $163,746

2012

Fallon won election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fallon raised a total of $163,746.
Texas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Pat Fallon's campaign in 2012
Texans For Lawsuit Reform$15,000
Ewing, & S Tony And Connie$10,000
Ewing, Mr & Mrs Tony And Connie$5,000
Rathbone, & S Shon And Lisa$4,500
Sandefer, Jeff Davis$4,000
Total Raised in 2012$163,746
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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."[7] Legislators were graded along a 0 through 100 scale in 2013 and on an A through F grading scale in 2011.

2013

Fallon received a score of 98.3 in the 2013 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

Personal

Fallon and his wife, Susan, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Rodney Anderson (R)
Texas House District 106
2013–present
Succeeded by
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