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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
Personal
Birthday02/04/1955
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Yvonne Davis (b. February 4, 1955) 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

2014

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for all 150 seats in the Texas House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 4, 2014. Those candidates who did not receive 50% or more of the vote in their party primary on March 4 faced an additional May 27 primary runoff. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Yvonne Davis was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

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.[5]

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.[6]

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).[7] She raised $154,118 for her campaign.[8]

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

Comprehensive donor information for Davis is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Davis raised a total of $1,069,169 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 15, 2013.[9]

Yvonne Davis's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Texas State House, District 111 Won $206,340
2010 Texas State House, District 111 Won $170,668
2008 Texas State House, District 111 Won $154,118
2006 Texas State House, District 111 Won $187,406
2004 Texas State House, District 111 Won $57,698
2002 Texas State House, District 111 Won $172,203
2000 Texas State House, District 111 Won $42,346
1998 Texas State House, District 111 Won $78,390
Grand Total Raised $1,069,169

2012

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $206,340.
Texas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Yvonne Davis's campaign in 2012
Alameel, David$50,000
Ahlberg, Trevor L$5,000
Chickasaw Nation$5,000
Bennett, Laura & Lonnie$5,000
Blackridge$4,750
Total Raised in 2012$206,340
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $170,668.

2008

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $154,118.

2006

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $187,406.

2004

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $57,698.

2002

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $172,203.

2000

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $42,346.

1998

Davis won re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $78,390.

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

2013

Davis received a score of 21.5 in the 2013 Fiscal Responsibility Index.

2011

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

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