|Texas State House, District 30|
|1999 - Present|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||14|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
Morrison is involved with a number of organizations, including the Blue Ribbon Commission on Higher Education - National Council of State Legislatures, Commitment to Excellence Steering Committee - Texas Education Reform Foundation, Education Committee - National Council of State Legislatures, Junior League of Victoria, and Southern Regional Education Board.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Morrison served on the following committees:
|Texas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Elections, Chair|
Morrison served on the following Texas House of Representatives committees:
|Texas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Human Services, Vice-chair|
- HB 2422 - Relating to the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions.
- HB 2425 - Relating to engineering recruitment programs at public or private institutions of higher education and to certain degree programs at public junior colleges.
- HB 3792 - Relating to financial assistance for resident undergraduate and graduate students.
- HB 3793 - Relating to establishing a health and wellness initiative program to reduce health plan costs for certain public employees.
Morrison won re-election in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 30. Morrison ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election and defeated Alex Hernandez, Jr. (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Texas House of Representatives, District 30, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Geanie Morrison Incumbent||68.3%||38,304|
|Democratic||Alex Hernandez, Jr.||31.7%||17,750|
Morrison won re-election unopposed to the 30th District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the March 2nd primary, and she had no opponent in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
| Texas House of Representatives, District 30 |
2010 General election results
|Geanie Morrison (R)||29,045||100%|
On November 4, 2008, Morrison won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives from Texas's 30th District. Morrison ran unopposed in the general election, and she received 38,869 votes. Morrison raised $175,059 for her campaign.
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Morrison received $151,825 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Texas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Geanie Morrison's campaign in 2010|
|Boozalis, Debra K||$4,000|
|Friends Of The University Of Houston||$3,500|
|Thompson, Chris & Tenna||$3,038|
|American Electric Power||$3,000|
|Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association||$2,671|
|Total Raised in 2010||$151,825|
Below are Morrison's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Texas Tech Alumni & Friends||$5,000|
|Texas Optometric Assoc||$4,000|
|Texas A&M University System||$3,500|
|Winstead Sechrest & Minick||$3,500|
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- Texas House votes for wide range of tax cuts for businesses - Dallas Morning News
- Grease-trap bill axed due to technicality - Valley morning Star
- LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: 83rd Session on track to further conservative priorities - Your Houston News
- In Legislature, Do-Over Votes Raise Questions - EverythingLubbock.com
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Empower Texans Fiscal Responsibility Index
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 are graded along a standard grading scale, receiving grades A through F based on their performance during the legislative session.
Geanie Morrison received a grade of B+ on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.
- 2011 Taxpayer Advocate. Morrison was named a "2011 Taxpayer Advocate," which is "An award presented to by Texans for Fiscal Responsibility to legislators based on their strong rating on the most recent Fiscal Responsibility Index."
- Texas House of Representatives - Rep. Morrison
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Freedom Speaks profile
- Texas State Directory profile
- Texas Political Almanac HD 30 page
- Texas Tribune profile & bio
- Vote-TX.org profile
- State Surge profile
- Texas Conservative Coalition profile
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Morrison
- ↑ Texas Legislature - Bills Authored/Joint Authored by Rep. Morrison
- ↑ Texas GOP list of candidates for 2012 Elections
- ↑ Texas Secretary of State Election History
- ↑ Official Texas Election Results
- ↑ Texas House official election results for 2008
- ↑ District 30 Texas House candidate funds, 2008
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
- ↑ Empower Texans, "Fiscal Responsibility Index"
- ↑ Empower Texans, "2011 Taxpayer Advocates
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