|Texas House of Representatives District 127|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
Crabb is an attorney. He previously served as Commander in the Judge Advocate General's Corps, United States National Reserve. He has also been a Prosecutor with the Cities of Houston and Humble, Assistant District Attorney for Harris County, an Ordained Minister, Pastor with the Addicks United Methodist Church, and a rancher.
Crabb is a member of the 100 Club, Naval Reserve Officers Association, North Harris County Criminal Justice Association, Rice University Associate, Boy Scouts of America, State Bar of Texas, and University of Texas Ex-Student's Association.
Crabb was found to be the top spending state lawmaker in 2009, racking up around 24,000 driving miles and a total of $48,405 in taxpayer-funded travel costs.
- Agriculture and Livestock Committee, Texas House
- Energy Resources Committee, Texas House
- Rules & Resolutions Committee, Texas House
- HB 104 - Relating to the reapportionment of state legislative, congressional, and judicial districts and the creation, function, and duties of the Texas Redistricting Commission.
- HB 267 - Relating to the interstate purchase of certain firearms.
- HB 885 - Relating to the creation of the individual development account program to provide savings incentives and opportunities for eligible persons to pursue home ownership, postsecondary education, and business development.
- HB 1622 - Relating to a grant program to provide children at risk of hunger or obesity with increased access to nutritious foods.
On November 4, 2008, Crabb won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives from the 127th District, receiving 44,698 votes ahead of Democrat Joe Montemayor (21,987) and Libertarian Justo Perez (1,402). He raised $210,285 for his campaign; Montemayor raised $22,400.
|Texas House of Representatives, District 127|
|Joe Crabb (R)||44,698||65.64%|
|Joe A. Montemayor (D)||21,987||32.29%|
|Justo Perez (L)||1,402||2.05%|
Crabb raised $210,285 in 2008. His top five campaign contributors in the 2008 election are listed below.
|Bob J Perry||$10,000|
|Harold C Simmons||$6,500|
|Texas Oil & Gas Assoc||$6,000|
- Texas House of Representatives - Rep. Crabb (dead link)
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Freedom Speaks profile
- Texas State Directory profile
- Texas Political Almanac HD 127 page
- Texas Tribune profile & bio
- Vote-TX.org profile
- Joe Crabb profile (timed out)
- Texas Watchdog
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Crabb
- Texas Legislature - Bills Authored/Joint Authored by Rep. Crabb
- Texas Secretary of State, "1992 - Current Election History," accessed February 24, 2014
- District 127 Texas House candidate funds, 2008
- Follow the Money, "2008 contributions," accessed November 20, 2014
|Texas House District 127
| Succeeded by|
Dan Huberty (R)
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