Kristi Thibaut

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Kristi Thibaut
Texas House of Representatives District 133
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Kristi Thibaut was a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives. She represented District 133 from 2009 to 2010.

Thibaut has worked as a fundraiser for the American Heart Association, Legislative Aide to State Representative Judy Hawley, Executive Director of the Texas Youth Hunting Association, and at Continental Airlines.

She is a founding member of the Houston Democratic Forum, and a volunteer with the Houston Kiwanis Club.[1]

Committee assignments

  • HB 364 - Relating to a fixed tuition rate provided by general academic teaching institutions and public lower-division institutions of higher education to certain undergraduate students.
  • HB 2680 - Relating to the retrieval and waste of game birds, game animals, and fish; providing a penalty.
  • HB 3617 - Relating to the approval of a biologist for a permit to trap, transport, and process deer.[2]



See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Thibaut ran for re-election in District 133 and lost. She was unopposed in the March 2 Democratic primary and was defeated by Republican Jim Murphy in the November 2 general election.[3]

Texas House of Representatives, District 133
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Murphy (R) 15,120 56.26%
Kristin Thibaut (D) 11,403 42.43%
Alfred Montestruc (L) 349 1.29%


On November 4, 2008, Thibaut won election to the Texas House of Representatives from the 133rd District, receiving 20,219 votes ahead of Republican Jim Murphy (19,722).[4] She raised $446,011 for her campaign; Murphy raised $425,800.[5]

Texas House of Representatives, District 133
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Kristi Thibaut (D) 20,219 50.62%
Jim Murphy (R) 19,722 49.37%

Campaign donors


As of April 3, 2010, Thibaut has raised $99,070 for her 2010 election campaign.[6] For updated figures, check the Texas Ethics Commission Filings.

Her six largest contributors in 2010 are:

Donor Amount
Annies List $25,780
Mostyn, John $15,000
Third Thursday Group PAC $10,000
Teamsters Local 988 $5,000
Border Health $5,000
Texans for Better Education $5,000


In the 2008 election, Thibaut raised a total of $446,011.[7]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Blue Texas $75,000
Third Thursday Group $50,000
Annies List $47,077
Texans Together PAC $43,500
Teamsters Local 988 $20,000


In her failed 2006 election bid, Thibaut raised a total of $229,845. [8]

Her five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Fleming, George $34,219
Annies List $16,600
Mostyn, John Steve $10,000
Oneill, John $10,000
Texas Parent PAC $8,924

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Political offices
Preceded by
Texas House District 133
Succeeded by
Jim Murphy (R)