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Mike Villarreal Mike Villarreal
Full Name: Michael U. "Mike" Villarreal

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 123 Elected but never sworn 84th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 8, 2013 - Jan 13, 2015 83rd (5)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 11, 2011 - Jan 8, 2013 82nd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 11, 2011 81st   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 9, 2007 - Jan 13, 2009 80th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 11, 2005 - Jan 9, 2007 79th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 115 Jan 9, 2001 - Jan 13, 2003 77th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 115 Feb 17, 2000 - Jan 9, 2001 76th (6) (7)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
(1) Proclamation, 1/23/2015, ordering special runoff election in House District 123 on 2/17/2015 to serve remainder of term of Mike Villarreal. Governor Greg Abbott.
(2) Proclamation, 12/15/2014, ordering special election in House District 123 on 1/6/2015 to serve term of Mike Villarreal. Governor Rick Perry.
(3) 84th Legislature - Villarreal elected, but never sworn. Declined to qualify. Running for mayor of San Antonio. Office of the Governor.
(4) Diego Bernal, in special election 1/6/2015, runoff 2/17/2015, sworn 3/3/2015, succeeded Mike Villarreal, declined to qualify 11/6/2014. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-Current.
(5) 83rd Legislature - Member not returning; elected to the 84th Legislature, but will decline to qualify. Declination letter, 11/6/2014. Office of the Governor.
(6) In Senate, Leticia R. Van de Putte, in special election 11/2/1999, sworn 11/10/1999, succeeded Gregory Luna, resigned 9/24/1999. In House, Michael Villarreal, in special election 2/12/2000, sworn 2/17/2000, succeeded Leticia R. Van de Putte, sworn as senator 11/10/1999. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(7) Van de Putte did not resign House seat; it became vacant 11/10/1999 when she was sworn into Senate. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Hispanic Journal, 2000 Legislative Guide, 2000.
  • Biographical sketch, 78th Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Biographical sketch, 82nd Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Michael "Mike" Villarreal, Members of the 80th and 81st Legislature, Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 77th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 78th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 79th Legislature, Members of the 79th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 83rd Legislature, Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph, Flip Book Photographs: Texas House of Representatives, 79th Legislature, 2005.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 76th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 77th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 78th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 79th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 80th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 81st session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 82nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 83rd session composite photo of House members(House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 84th session composite photo of House members(House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    83rd R.S. - 2013
    Higher Education Governance, Excellence, and Transparency, Select Oversight  
    Investments and Financial Services (Chair) 
    Public Education  
    82nd R.S. - 2011
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Article III (Public & Higher Education)  
    Committee to Study Public School Finance System, Interim  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Texas Response to Federal Sequestration, Interim (Vice Chair) 
    Ways and Means  
    81st R.S. - 2009
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Education  
    Fiscal Stability, Select  
    Public School Finance Weights, Allotments, and Adjustments, Select  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Ways and Means  
    80th R.S. - 2007
    Local Government Ways and Means  
    Pensions and Investments (Vice Chair) 
    79th R.S. - 2005
    State Affairs  
    Ways and Means (Vice Chair) 
    78th R.S. - 2003
    Human Services  
    Public School Finance, Select  
    Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Alternatives  
    Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Incentives/Accountability  
    Public School Finance, Select, Subcommittee on Completion and Dropout  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Redistricting Subcommittee on Congressional Redistricting Three (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    77th R.S. - 2001
    Human Services  
    Public Safety  
    76th R.S. - 1999
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Economic Development  
     

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