Daniel Boone

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Daniel Boone
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Candidate for
Texas State Senate, District 25
Bachelor'sUniversity of Texas
Master'sUniversity of Texas
Ph.D.University of Wyoming
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Date of birthJune 17, 1935
ProfessionSmall business owner
Campaign website
Daniel Boone was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 25 of the Texas State Senate.[1]

Boone was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 21st Congressional District of Texas.


Boone earned both his bachelor's degree and master's degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of Texas. He went on to receive his Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from the University of Wyoming. Boone has worked in a number of positions, including experimental psychologist, adjunct professor, and small business owner.[2]


Campaign themes


Boone's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[3]

Land & Water Rights

  • Excerpt: "​I serve your interests, not special interests."

Toll Roads

  • Excerpt: "​Texans deserve good roads for their tax dollars, not gravel and toll roads."

​School Vouchers

  • Excerpt: "I will stand with Texas Teachers and fund our public education system."

​Women's Health

  • Excerpt: "​Her anti-choice policies disproportionately affect poor women in our state. I stand with Texas Women."

Environment And Worker Safety

  • Excerpt: "We need adequate disclosure and emergency plans to protect our citizens and our industry."



See also: Texas State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for 15 of the 31 seats in the Texas State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 4, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Donna Campbell defeated Elisa Chan and Mike Novak in the Republican primary. Daniel Boone was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Campbell defeated Boone and Brandin Lea (L) in the general election.[1][4][5]

Texas State Senate, District 25 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDonna Campbell Incumbent 65.2% 153,536
     Democratic Daniel Boone 31.8% 75,012
Total Votes 235,654


See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Texas, 2012

Boone ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Texas' 21st District. He was defeated by Candace Duval in the Democratic primary on May 29, 2012.[6][7]


Boone and his wife, Robbi, have four children.[2]

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