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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 one committee, and is the primary sponsor of 401 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



News and Blog Coverage

The Brief: Sept. 2, 2015

The Big Conversation Officials in the horse racing industry reacted cautiously to news announced by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick that an agreement had been struck to keep the Texas Racing Commission operating for another three months. Such an agreement would give negotiators added time to sort out the disagreement between ...

Racing Commission Future Still Unclear

Waiting for the Legislative Budget Board to decide whether to continue funding it, t he Texas Racing Commission said Monday evening it is prepared to close tomorrow if lawmakers don't reach a deal to keep it operating by midnight. The future of the commission, which regulates dog and horse racing ...

The Playlist: Hog Heaven

After a marathon 17-plus hour debate that started just after noon last Tuesday, the House finally gave its preliminary nod to its version of the state budget just before 6 the next morning. With over 350 amendments to get through, that was actually pretty good time: Lawmakers largely sidestepped the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 3386

    Honoring the participants in the Sam Houston State University 2015 Austin Internship Program.

  • HR 3315

    Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1.

  • HR 3311

    Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1.

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  • HR 2406

    Commending William Hon for his service in the office of State Representative James White.

  • SB 2065

    Relating to the rights of certain religious organizations and individuals relating to a marriage that violates a sincerely held religious belief.

  • HCR 114

    Recognizing the Operation Blue Shield initiative.

Recent Votes

HCR 149

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14798.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 32.0
SCR 50

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14798.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 32.0
HR 3374

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12684.0
•••No: 1510.0
•••Other: 96.0
HCR 144

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14596.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 42.0
HR 3394

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13388.0
•••No: 128.0
•••Other: 53.0
HR 3387

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13992.0
•••No: 32.0
•••Other: 85.0
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