Frank Corte, Jr.

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Frank Corte, Jr.
Texas House of Representatives District 122
Incumbent
Assumed office
1993
Current term ends
January 11, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Frank Corte, Jr.
Frank Corte, Jr. is a Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives, representing District 122 since 1993.

Corte is a graduate of the Army War College, and earned his BS in Building Construction from Texas A&M University.

He has worked as a Policy Planner for the United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command Korea, and served as Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps.

Corte is a past Board Member/President of the Texas Conservative Coalition, Cubmaster for the Alamo Area Cub Scouts, and Deacon/Sunday School Teacher at the University Baptist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

  • HB 36 - Relating to informed consent to an abortion.
  • HB 40 - Relating to regulations on certain complementary and alternative health care services.
  • HB 41 - Relating to creation of a public education voucher pilot program for certain children.
  • HB 44 - Relating to disclosing information to persons obtaining emergency contraception.[2]

Elections

2010

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Corte did not run for re-election in District 122. Democrat Masarrat Ali and Republican Lyle Larson ran for this seat in the November 2 general election.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Corte won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives from the 122nd District, receiving 68,371 votes ahead of Democrat Frances Carnot (30,953) and Libertarian Sally Baynton (4,212).[3] He raised $287,372 for his campaign; Carnot raised $28,111.[4]

Texas House of Representatives, District 122
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Frank J. Corte, Jr. (R) 68,371 66.03%
Frances Carnot (D) 30,953 29.89%
Sally Baynton (L) 4,212 4.06%

Campaign donors

Corte raised $287,312 in 2008. His top 5 campaign contributors are listed below.[5]

Contributor 2008 total
Peter M & Julianna Hawn Holt $10,000
AT&T $10,000
Texas Builds Jobs & Opportunity For A Secure Future $10,000
Texans for Lawsuit Reform $6,000
Texas Oil & Gas Assoc $5,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Texas House District 122
1993–present
Succeeded by
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