Does spending the most money during a campaign win elections? Historically, Texas has shown a strong correlation between a candidate’s ability to outspend their opponent(s) and victory on Election Day.
House of Representatives (D)
$315,853Cash on Hand
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|$36,421.29||Texas REALTORS PAC (DISSOLVED)|
|$25,000.00||Lee & Amy Fikes|
|$25,000.00||Texas Trial Lawyers Association PAC|
|$22,500.00||Art and Lynda Brender|
|$20,000.00||Fort Worth Firefighters Committee For Responsible Government|
|$20,000.00||International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC|
|$20,000.00||UA Plumbers & Pipefitters|
|$15,000.00||Arlington Professional Firefighters Assn. PAC|
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|$187,000.00||Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee (DISSOLVED)|
|$65,000.00||Megan Rodman McGilberry (Consult)|
|$50,000.00||Brazil & Dunn Attorneys at Law|
|$50,000.00||Texas Values in Action Coalition|
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Top Personal Donations
From reports filed by the recipients of these funds, it appears these transactions originated from personal rather than campaign accounts.
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|$10,000.00||House Democratic Campaign Committee|
|$10,000.00||Texas House Democrats Incumbent Fund|
|$2,535.00||Texas Democratic Party|
|$2,500.00||Ana-Maria Ramos||Ramos, Ana-Maria (Mrs.)|
|$2,500.00||Liz Campos||Campos, Elizabeth (Ms.)|
|$2,000.00||Texas Organizing Project Political Action Committee|
|$1,960.50||Leo Pacheco||Pacheco, Leo (Mr.)|
|$1,500.00||Jon Rosenthal||Rosenthal, Jon E. (Mr.)|
A small business owner and Air Force veteran, Matt Beebe twice before ran unsuccessfully against Speaker Straus; the 2018 primary was his third attempt at the HD 121 seat. Steve Allison, a 71-year old lawyer, received the backing of the liberal outgoing Speaker. The primary race in March saw six candidates vying for the seat, with Beebe finishing first at 29.56% and Allison close on his heels netting 26.34% of the first round of ballots. Ultimately, in the runoff, Allison was able to marshal enough resources and support from the district to overtake Beebe.