Elected Texas Officials Serving Wilco Commission Area 2

These are the officials we elected, or who represent us in Texas government. This list has the contact information, pay (if any) for the position, and when the term is up. It will also have Democratic candidates who have filed for the position.



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YOUR TEXAS ELECTED OFFICIALS

Governor - Gregg Abbott - Republican
Mailing address:
Texas Capitol
1100 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701
Room 2S.1
Phone: 512-463-2000
Term expires 2022
Salary is $150,000

Democratic Candidates for Governor:
Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick - Republican
Room: 2E.13
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 12068
Austin, Texas 78711
Phone: 512-463-0001
Term expires 2022
Salary $9,612

Democrat Candidates for Lieutenant Governor

Attorney General - Ken Paxton - Republican
Mailing address:
300 W. 15th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Room: Office of the Attorney General
Phone: 512-463-2100
communications@oag.texas.gov
District office
P.O. Box 3476
McKinney, Texas 75070
Phone: 469-247-2360
Term expires 2022
Salary $153,750

Democratic Candidate running for Attorney General
Comptroller of Public Accounts - Glenn Hegar - Republican
Mailing address:
Lyndon B. Johnson State Office Building
111 East 17th Street
Austin, TX 78774
Phone: 512-463-4444
Email: comptroller.help@cpa.texas.gov
Term expires 2022
Salary $153,750

Democratic Candidate running for Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Land Commissioner - George P. Bush - Republican
1700 N. Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas 78701-1495
Room: Suite 935
Phone: 512-463-5001
gpb@glo.texas.gov
Term expires 2022
Salary $210,695

Democrat Candidate for Land Commissioner
Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller - Republican
P.O. Box 12847
Austin, TX 78711-2847
Room: Texas Department of Agriculture
Phone: 512-463-7476
Customer.Relations@TexasAgriculture.gov
District office:
6407 S US Hwy 377
Stephenville, TX 76401
Phone: 254-968-3535
Term expires 2022
Salary $137,500

Democrat Candidate for Ag Commissioner

Texas Railroad Commissioners

The Railroad Commission of Texas (Commission) is the state agency with primary regulatory jurisdiction over the oil and natural gas industry, pipeline transporters, natural gas and hazardous liquid pipeline industry, natural gas utilities, the LP-gas industry, and coal and uranium surface mining operations.

There are three Texas Railroad Commissioners. They are elected to six-year staggered terms with one commissioner up for election every two years. Salary $137,500

The current commissioners are all Republicans:

Chair: Wayne Christian (R) Phone: (512) 463-7131 E-Mail: wayne.christian@rrc.texas.gov Term ends 2022

Christi Craddick (chair) (R) E-Mail: christi.craddick@rrc.texas.gov Term Ends 2025

James "Jim" Wright (R) Phone: 512-463-7131 E-Mail: james.wright@rrc.texas.gov Term ends 2027

Democratic Candidate for Railroad Commissioner
www.rrc.state.tx.us
1701 Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas 78701

ballotpedia.org/Texas_Railroad_Commission


Texas Secretary of State - Ruth R. Hughs - Republican
Mailing address:
Texas Secretary of State
P.O. Box 12887
Austin, TX 78711-2887
Phone: (512) 463-5770
This is not an elected position. The Secretary of State is appointed by the governor, and serves at the pleasure of the governor. The term expires 2021
Salary $132,924



TEXAS LEGISLATURE

State legislators (Senators and Representatives) in Texas make $600 per month, ($7,200 per year), plus a per diem of $190 for every day the Legislature is in session (also including any special sessions). That adds up to $33,800 a year for a regular session (140 days), with the total pay for a two-year term being $41,000.

Texas State Senate

Texas State Senate District map: dvr.capitol.texas.gov/Senate/42/PLANS2168
NOTE: In order to see CA2, zoom in carefully keeping Williamson County in the center.

Texas Senate District maps for Williamson County: www.wilco.org/Portals/0/Departments/Elections/Docs/Maps%202022/SenateDistricts_PlanS2168_36x48.pdf

The Texas Senate has a total of 31 Senators in 31 Senate Districts (SD1 - SD31). Williamson County - Commission Area 2 is partially in SD24 and partially in SD5. Commission Area 2 has a total of 38 Voting Precincts. 26 of Commission Area 2 Voting Precincts are in SD24. The 12 other Voting Precincts are in SD5 (along with the rest of Wilco).

After redistricting, Texas added two Senate Districts. CA2 was split into two Senate Districts, SD5 and SD24. Precincts, 202, 207, 209, 210, 231, 244, 245, 252, 255, 258 and 267 will be in SD5 sort of on the east side of CA2. Precincts 201, 203, 204, 205, 206, 208, 216, 230, 251, 253, 254, 256, 259.261, 262, 263, 264, and 266 are in SD24.

District 5 of the Texas Senate is a 10-county senatorial district that serves Brazos, Freestone, Grimes, Leon, Limestone, Madison, Milam, Robertson, Walker and Williamson counties in Texas.

Texas State Senate District 5 - Senator Charles Schwertner - Republican
Capitol Office: EXT E1.806
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0105
Capitol Mailing Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: 3000 Briarcrest Drive, Suite 202
Bryan TX 77802
Phone: (979) 776-0222
Term expires 2022

Democratic Candidate running for Senate District 5:

NONE

Texas State Senate District 24

The new Senate District 24 will contain our small part of Williamson County and Bandera, Bell, Burnet, Coryell, Gillespie, Kerr, Kimble, Lampasas, Llano, Medina, and Sutton counties.

Current Senator Dawn Buckingham - Republican
P.O. Box 12068
Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
(512) 463-0124
senate.texas.gov/member.php?d=24 There is a form to contact her.

District SD24 is currently held by Republican Dawn Buckingham, but she is in SD25 since redistricting kicked in. She will be running for Texas Land Commissioner. Republican Pete Flores, from SD19, won the Republican primary.

Democratic Candidate running for Senate District 24:

Texas State House of Representatives

The Texas House of Representatives has 150 members (and districts).

Most of Commission Area 2 was in Texas House District 136 (HD136), but after redistricting, only precincts 201, 203, and 204 remain in HD36. The rest of the CA2 precincts are in Texas House District 20 (HD20) and Texas House District 52 (HD52). dvr.capitol.texas.gov/House/42/PLANH2316

The new House District map in CA2. Click the image for full size:

House District 20 Map

Texas House District 20 Boundaries

HD24 has parts of Cedar Park, Leander, Liberty Hill, Florence, Georgetown, and Jarrell.
As of January 1st, 2022, HD20 has voters in the following Precincts: 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 216, 218 (now 118), 230, 231, 251,253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 261, 262, 263, 264, 266, 276, 277, 278, 279, 283, 284, and 287.

Texas House District 52 Boundaries

HD52 has voters in Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock, Georgetown, and other towns to the west.
CA2 did not have any precincts in District 52 HD52, but after redistricting, Voting Precincts: 202, 210, 229, 244, 245, ,252, 259, and 267 will be in CA2.

Texas House District 136 Boundaries

HD136 has voters in Cedar Park and Austin.
Precincts 201, 203, 204, and 274 (now 174)) will still be in HD136. See details, below.


Current Texas State House District 20
Representative Terry Wilson - Republican
Capitol Office: EXT E2.714
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0309
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768
Phone: (512) 463-0309
Room E2.714
Term expires 2022

Terry Wilson will need to move to the new HD20, because he is running again, and his current residence will be in HD19.

Democratic Candidate running for House District 20:

Texas State House District 52
Representative James Talarico - Democrat
James Talarico is going to move to Austin to run in HD50 where he grew up.
Capitol Office: EXT E2.310
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0670
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 1901 E. Palm Valley Blvd.
Suite 107
Round Rock, TX 78664
Term expires 2022. Incumbent has not filed to run again. He will run for HD50.
https://www.jamestalarico.com
Texas Tribune HD 52 map

Democratic Candidate running for House District 52:

Texas State House District 136
Representative John H Bucy III - Democrat
Capitol Office: EXT E2.602
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0696
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768
Phone: (512) 463-0696
Room E2.312
Term expires 2022, The good news is that James Bucy has filed to run again.
https://bucyfortexas.com/
Texas Tribune HD 136 map


Texas State House District 19
This district is just outside of CA2. It has part of Travis County and all of Blanco, Burnet, Gillespie, and Kendall counties.
Pam Baggett www.pambaggettfortexas.com


Texas State House District 50
This district is just outside of CA2 and in Travis County, but James is worth supporting.
James Talarico www.jamestalarico.com


Public Utility Commission of Texas

This is a "non-partisan" position. Compensation: $159,782.
There are currently two vacancies on the commission.
The three commissioners are appointed by the governor to six-year, staggered terms.
The governor appoints the presiding officer (chair) from the three-member commission to serve at the pleasure of the governor.
Address: William B. Travis Building, Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

puc.texas.gov/
ballotpedia.org/Texas_Public_Utility_Commission

Electric Reliability Council of Texas

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is a "nonprofit" organization that "manages" electric power for most of Texas.
The Public Utility Commission of Texas and the Texas Legislature have regulatory authority over ERCOT.
The Board of Directors Chair and Vice Chair positions are currently vacant.
Bill Magness is the President and Chief Executive Officer.

www.ercot.com/about/governance/directors
www.ercot.com/about/governance/executives
www.ercot.com
ballotpedia.org/Energy_policy_in_Texas

Texas State Board of Education (SBOE)

Williamson County is in the SBOE District 10. Members of the board do not receive pay, but are eligible for reimbursement for expenses incurred in the course of official business.
This is State Board of Education as passed by the state senate: dvr.capitol.texas.gov/SBOE/42/PLANE2106

SBOE District 10 and 5 Map <--Click image for full size

Commission Area Two and most of Wilco will be in District 10. The following Wilco precincts will be in District 5: 117, 118, 138, 146, 147, 151, 162, 174, 175, 189, 303, and 338.

Texas State SBOE District 5 - Rebecca Bell-Metereau - Democrat
Main office:
1701 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701
Room: Texas State Board of Education
Phone (512) 665-2157
Email rebecca.bellmetereau@tea.texas.gov
District office:
P.O. Box 425
San Marcos, TX 78666
Term expires 2023
voterebecca.com

Texas State SBOE District 10 - Mr. Tom Maynard - Republican
Main office:
1701 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701
Room: Texas State Board of Education
Phone 512-463-9734
Email tom.maynard@tea.texas.gov
District office:
P.O. Box 625
Florence, TX 76527
Phone 512-763-2801
Term expires 2022
Democratic Candidates Running for SBOE District 10: NONE



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