Texas House District 8

Cook rates this race as “Solid Republican.”

Kevin Brady (Rep.-I)

Campaign

Raised

$5.3 million

Spent

$6.0 million

Outside Spending

Supporting

$6,252

Opposing

$861

The Firehose

Campaign data from Texas House District 8, including real-time campaign finance filings, votes, articles via Google News, Cook Political Report rating changes and Google Trends from the last 30 days. Updated every 15 minutes. See more about our sources and methodology.

Demographics

According to the 2014 American Community Survey, the population is mostly white (66%) and Hispanic (21%). The percentage of people aged 65+, 13%, is about average. The unemployment rate is 4.3%, less than average.