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John Otto

Republican — Representative — District 18
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John Otto represents House District 18 in the Texas House, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 313 bills.

2004 115711.62
2006 160283.0
2008 231979.89
2010 239899.17
2012 258902.11

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol address:

    P.O. Box 2910
    Austin, TX 78768
    Phone: 512-463-0570
  • District address:

    P. O. Box 965
    Dayton, TX 77535
    Phone: 936-258-8135

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News and Blog Coverage

Michael Quinn Sullivan and the Republican Primaries

Now that the filing deadline to be on the ballot in the 2014 election cycle is in the rear view mirror we can evaluate who's in, who's out, and who's out of control. It will be an interesting primary season, particularly for Republicans where 22 current Republican seats are being ...

Candidate Filing Roundup; Democrats Land Challengers in Three Competitive Districts

Filing for the 2014 general election has been underway for just over one week. Last week , we brought you a list of those that have filed on the first weekend. Since then, it has been a rush of candidates, mainly incumbents, who have turned in the necessary paperwork to ...

BOR Elections Weekly Round Up, October 14 - 28: Sam Houston (D) Declares for Attorney General

First of all, our apologies for missing last week's round up. It just means there is more news for this week. Sam Houston (D) , a Houston attorney and 2008 candidate for Texas Supreme Court, announced he will be a candidate for the Democratic nomination of Texas Attorney General. In ...

Election Recap: Announcements and Retirements from the Legislature

With the 83rd session of the Texas legislature and all of its specials behind us, members have begun jockeying towards the 2014 elections. Four current and former members have made announcements significant in the last two weeks. First, Rep. Harvey Hilderbran (R-Uvalde) made the long expected announcement that he is ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HR 111

    Commending Dr. R. Bowen Loftin for his service as president of Texas A&M University.

  • HB 5

    Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education; making an appropriation.

  • HCR 3

    Directing the governor of the State of Texas to award the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor posthumously to Audie Murphy.

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  • HB 70

    Relating to appropriating money to the Texas A&M Forest Service to assist volunteer fire departments during the next state fiscal biennium.

  • HB 73

    Relating to appropriating money to the Texas A&M Forest Service to be used to assist volunteer fire departments during the current state fiscal biennium.

  • HB 60

    Relating to the regulation of abortion procedures, providers, and facilities; providing penalties.

Recent Votes

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HB 341

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13489.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 336

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10570.0
•••No: 2718.0
•••Other: 1812.0
HB 243

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10771.0
•••No: 1610.0
•••Other: 2718.0
HB 218

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12382.0
•••No: 117.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 175

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13388.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 125

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12080.0
•••No: 138.0
•••Other: 1711.0
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