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Armando Walle

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Armando Walle
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Texas State House, District 140
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$7,200/year
Per diem$150/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayMarch 7, 1978
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Armando Walle is a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives, representing District 140. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Walle has worked on the staff of Representative Gene Green, intern and liaison to the Hispanic Community - Office of Houston City Council Member Carol Mims Galloway, and Assistant to the Associate Director, Center for Mexican-American Studies Program at the University of Houston.

Walle sits on the Board of Directors of the Aldine-Greenspoint Young Men's Christian Association, is President of the Ambassadors International Ballet Folklorico, Chair of the Harris County Tejano Democrats, and member of the Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Texas Committee Assignments, 2013
Business & Industry
Land & Resource Management, Vice-chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Walle served on the following Texas House of Representatives committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Walle served on the following Texas House of Representatives committees:

Issues

  • HB 1115 - Relating to the adoption of noise regulations by certain counties; providing a criminal penalty.
  • HB 1316 - Relating to the provision of academic tutoring for students at an academically unacceptable public school campus before the campus is reconstituted.
  • HB 3627 - Relating to certain registration requirements imposed on certain sex offenders.[2]

Elections

2014

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Texas House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on March 4, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Armando Walle was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[3][4][5]

2012

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Walle ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 140. Walle ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6]

2010

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Walle won re-election in District 140. He was unopposed in the March 2 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.[7]

Texas House of Representatives, District 140
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Armondo Walle (D) 7,871 100%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Walle won election to the Texas House of Representatives from the 140th District. He received 13,348 votes, with no opposition.[8] He raised $244,417.[9]

Texas House of Representatives, District 140
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Armando Lucio Walle (D) 13,348 100.00%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Walle is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Walle raised a total of $446,306 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 15, 2013.[10]

Armando Walle's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Texas State House, District 140 Won $122,682
2010 Texas State House, District 140 Won $79,207
2008 Texas State House, District 140 Won $244,417
Grand Total Raised $446,306

2012

Walle won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Walle raised a total of $122,682.

2010

Walle won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Walle raised a total of $79,207.

2008

Walle won election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Walle raised a total of $244,417.

Scorecards

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

2013

Walle received a score of 21.7 in the 2013 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

2011

Armando Walle received a grade of F on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

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