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}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Yvonne Davis''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Texas House of Representatives]], representing District 111. She was first elected to the chamber in 1993.  
}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Yvonne Davis''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Texas House of Representatives]], representing District 111 since 1993.  
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===2011-2012===
 
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Davis served on the following [[Texas House of Representatives]] committees:
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==Issues==
 
===Sponsored legislation===
 
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*HB 649 - Relating to a prohibition on the posting of certain tax appraisal record information on the Internet.
 
*HB 649 - Relating to a prohibition on the posting of certain tax appraisal record information on the Internet.
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:: ''See also: [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Davis ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012|Texas House of Representatives]], District 111. Davis ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election. She was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.txdemocrats.org/2012/ Texas Democratic Party - Democratic Primary Candidates]</ref>
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Davis ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012|Texas House of Representatives]], District 111. Davis ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election. She was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.txdemocrats.org/2012/ Texas Democratic Party - Democratic Primary Candidates]</ref>
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Davis won re-election in District 111. She was unopposed in the March 2 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://enr.sos.state.tx.us/enr/results/nov02_154_state.htm?x=0&y=28884&id=477 Official Texas Election Results]</ref>{{Votepercentbox |
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Davis won re-election in District 111. She was unopposed in the March 2 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://enr.sos.state.tx.us/enr/results/nov02_154_state.htm?x=0&y=28884&id=477 Official Texas Election Results]</ref>{{Votepercentbox |
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
Davis raised $154,118 in 2008.  Her top 5 campaign contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=111884 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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Davis raised $154,118 in 2008.  Her top five campaign contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=111884 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions]</ref>
 
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'''Yvonne Davis''' received a grade of '''F''' on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.
 
'''Yvonne Davis''' received a grade of '''F''' on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.
  
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*[http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/dist111/welcome.htm Texas House of Representatives - Rep. Yvonne Davis]  
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*[http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/?district=111 Texas House of Representatives - Rep. Yvonne Davis]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5491 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=5491 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5491 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=5491 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=111884 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80852 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63861 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=11786 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=52427 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=52113 1998]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=111884 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80852 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63861 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=11786 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=52427 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=52113 1998]
*[http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/71536/texas-(tx)-state-representative-yvonne-davis-%5Btx-house-of-representatives%5D Freedom Speaks profile]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20110307040045/http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/71536/texas-%28tx%29-state-representative-yvonne-davis-%5Btx-house-of-representatives%5D Freedom Speaks profile] (Archive)
 
*[http://www.txdirectory.com/online/person/?id=16883&office=16732 Texas State Directory profile]
 
*[http://www.txdirectory.com/online/person/?id=16883&office=16732 Texas State Directory profile]
 
*[http://www.gregsopinion.com/pedia/index.php?title=HD111 Texas Political Almanac HD 111 page]
 
*[http://www.gregsopinion.com/pedia/index.php?title=HD111 Texas Political Almanac HD 111 page]

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Yvonne Davis
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Texas State House, District 111
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$7,200/year
Per diem$150/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Yvonne Davis is a Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives, representing District 111. She was first elected to the chamber in 1993.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Texas Committee Assignments, 2013
Economic & Small Business Development
Redistricting, Vice-chair
Transportation

2011-2012

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

Issues

  • HB 649 - Relating to a prohibition on the posting of certain tax appraisal record information on the Internet.
  • HB 1379 - Relating to the provision of HIV and AIDS tests and to health benefit plan coverage of HIV and AIDS tests.
  • HB 1382 - Relating to assessment of certain charges by certain commercial landlords that are governmental entities.
  • HB 1383 - Relating to access to certain information under the public information law concerning public officers and employees.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Davis ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 111. Davis ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election. She was unchallenged in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

2010

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Davis won re-election in District 111. She was unopposed in the March 2 Democratic primary and faced no opposition in the November 2 general election.[3]

Texas House of Representatives, District 111
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yvonne Davis (D) 25,783 100%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives from the 111th District, receiving 43,685 votes ahead of Republican Homer Fincannon (10,674) and Libertarian Tim Miles (901).[4] She raised $154,118 for her campaign.[5]

Texas House of Representatives, District 111
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yvonne Davis (D) 43,685 79.05%
Homer Fincannon (R) 10,674 19.31%
Tim Miles (L) 901 1.63%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Davis received $170,668 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Texas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Yvonne Davis's campaign in 2010
Chickasaw Nation$7,500
Blackridge$6,500
Ahlberg, Trevor L$5,000
J Jennings Investments$5,000
Andrews, Barry G$4,500
Total Raised in 2010 $170,668

2008

Davis raised $154,118 in 2008. Her top five campaign contributors are listed below.[7]

Contributor 2008 total
House Democratic Campaign Cmte $7,500
Blackridge Consulting $5,500
AT&T $4,353
Licensed Beverage Distributors $3,500
Texas Assoc of Realtors $3,500

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."[8] Legislators are graded along a standard grading scale, receiving grades A through F based on their performance during the legislative session.

2011

Yvonne Davis received a grade of F on the 2011 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

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