Daniel Boone

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Daniel Boone
Daniel Boone.jpg
Candidate for
Texas State Senate, District 25
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Texas
Master'sUniversity of Texas
Ph.D.University of Wyoming
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Personal
BirthdayJune 17, 1935
ProfessionSmall business owner
Websites
Campaign website
Daniel Boone is 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.

Biography

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 PhD 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]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Boone's website highlights 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."

Elections

2014

See also: Texas State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for 15 of the 31 seats in the Texas State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 4, 2014. The general election will be 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. Boone, Campbell and Brandin Lea (L) will face off in the general election.[1][4][5]

2012

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]

Personal

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

Recent news

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Daniel + Boone + Texas + Senate"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Daniel Boone News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References