|Texas State Senate, District 27|
|1991 - Present|
|January 11, 2013|
|Years in position||22|
|Per diem||$150 per day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
Lucio graduated with a B.S. from The University of Texas Pan American and was a House member from 1986 to 1990.
In addition to being a senator, Lucio is also President/Chief Executive Officer of Rio Shelters, Incorporated. Prior to this position, he was also advertising executive. Lucio has also served as the Cameron County Commissioner from 1979 to 1982 and also held the position of Cameron County Treasurer in 1970.
Edie Lucio serves on the following Texas Senate committees:
- International Relations Trade Committee '"Chair
- Business & Commerce Committee
- Finance Committee
- Government Organization Committee
- Redistricting, Select Committee
- State Affairs Committee
- See also: Texas State Senate elections, 2012
Lucio raised $401,564 for his campaign.
|Texas State Senate, District 27 (2008)|
|Eddie Lucio (D)||111,596||100%|
In 2008, a year in which Lucio was up for re-election, he collected $401,564 in donations. 
His four largest contributors in 2008 were:
|Texans for Lawsuit Reform||$25,667|
|Texas Association of Realtors||$12,500|
In 2004, a year in which Lucio was up for re-election, he collected $274,028 in donations. 
His largest contributors in 2004 were:
|Texans for Lawsuit Reform||$6,000|
|A total of six donors each contributing:||$5,000|
In 2002, a year in which Lucio was up for re-election, he collected $419,633 in donations. 
His largest contributors in 2002 were:
|Lucio Jr., Eddie||$6,000|
|Lucio Jr., Senator Eduardo||$5,000|
|Perry, Bob J. and Doylene||$13,500|
|Texans for Lawsuit Reform||$7,500|
|Texas Association of Mortgage Brokers||$7,300|
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.
Eddie Lucio received a grade of F on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.
Lucio was born on January 20, 1946 in Brownsville, Tx. He and his wife, Minnie, have two children: Lynda Anne and Eddie.
- Eddie Lucio Personal Website
- Official website of Eddie Lucio
- Eddie Lucio legislative profile on Project Vote Smart
- Eddie Lucio bio on Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- ↑ Official website of Eddie Lucio
- ↑ Eddie Lucio on Project Vote Smart
- ↑ Texas Senate Districts by Number
- ↑ "Lucio Jr. won't run for U.S. House seat"', "The Brownsville Herald", June 20, 2011
- ↑ Texas Secretary of State - 2012 Election and Candidate Information
- ↑ Election Results, Texas State Senate, District 27
- ↑ Campaign Donations, Texas State Senate, District 27
- ↑ 2008 contributions to Eddie Lucio
- ↑ 2004 Follow the Money
- ↑ 2002 Follow the Money
- ↑ Empower Texans, "Fiscal Responsibility Index"
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