Jimmie Don Aycock
|Jimmie Don Aycock|
|Texas State House, District 54|
|2007 - Present|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Texas A&M University|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
Aycock is a self-employed business owner. He served as a Captain in the United States Army from 1970-1972, and has also worked as a rancher and veterinarian.
Aycock served on the Killeen Independent School District Board of Trustees from 1985-1988. He is a member of a number of organizations, including the American Veterinary Medical Association, Belted Galloway Society of the United States, National Rifle Association, Rotary International of Killeen/Heights, Texas Farm Bureau, Texas and Southwest Cattle Raisers Association, and Texas Veterinary Medical Association.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Aycock served on the following committees:
|Texas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Culture, Recreation, & Tourism|
|• Public Education, Chair|
Aycock served on the following Texas House of Representatives committees:
|Texas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Public Education|
- HB 210 - Relating to the confidentiality under the public information law of certain name and address information provided to a governmental body.
- HB 335 - Relating to stabilizing the amount of tuition charged to certain residents of this state by general academic teaching institutions.
- HB 4710 - Relating to the creation of the Clearwater Ranch Municipal Utility District No. 1; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
- HB 4719 - Relating to the creation of the Burnet County Municipal Utility District No. 3; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting a limited power of eminent domain.
When asked his legislative priorities he stated, "(1) Education (2) Public Safety - Law Enforcement, Courts, Prison (3) Public Transportation Funding: I believe the recently enacted tax structure will fund these priorities if administered efficiently."
Aycock won re-election in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 54. Aycock ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election and defeated Claudia Brown (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Texas House of Representatives, District 54, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jimmie Don Aycock Incumbent||57.5%||26,910|
Aycock won re-election in District 54. He was unopposed in the March 2 Republican primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.
| Texas House of Representatives, District 54 |
2010 General election results
|Jimmie Don Aycock (R)||22,111||100%|
On November 4, 2008, Aycock won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives from Texas's 54th District, defeating Nicolaas Kramer (L). Aycock received 33,690 votes in the election while Kramer received 9,478 votes. Aycock raised $131,252 for his campaign.
|Texas House of Representatives, District 54|
|Jimmie Don Aycock (R)||33,690||78.04%|
|Nicolaas Kramer (L)||9,478||21.95%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Aycock received $84,626 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Texas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jimmie Don Aycock's campaign in 2010|
|Young, Charles R||$2,500|
|Texas Classroom Teachers Association||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$84,626|
Below are Aycock's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Charles C Butt||$7,500|
|Texas Veterinary Medical Assoc||$3,510|
|Medical Defense PAC||$2,500|
|Texas A&M University System||$2,000|
|Texas Electric Cooperatives||$2,000|
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.
Jimmie Don Aycock received a grade of C+ on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.
- Jimmie Don Aycock's campaign website
- Texas House of Representatives - Rep. Aycock
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
- Texas State Directory profile
- Freedom Speaks profile
- Texas Political Almanac profile
- Texas Tribune profile & bio
- Vote-TX.org profile
- Texas Conservative Coalition profile
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Aycock
- ↑ Texas Legislature - Bills Authored/Joint Authored by Rep. Aycock
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Aycock Issue Positions
- ↑ Texas Secretary of State - 2012 Election and Candidate Information
- ↑ Texas Secretary of State Election History
- ↑ Official Texas Election Results
- ↑ Texas House official election results for 2008
- ↑ District 54 Texas House candidate funds, 2008
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
- ↑ Empower Texans, "Fiscal Responsibility Index"
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