|Texas State Senate, District 5|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
Shapiro's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "We need to work together to ensure that ALLTEXANS:
- Have a good EDUCATION
- Have quality HEALTHCARE
- Have the right of CHOICE
- Have the opportunity to VOTE
- Have Equal Rights And Equal Pay
- Have a real VOICE in Austin"
- 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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Charles Schwertner was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Joel Shapiro was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Shapiro, Schwertner and Matthew Whittington (L) will face off in the general election.
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- Official campaign website
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Joel Shapiro on Twitter
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1992 - Current ELECTION HISTORY," accessed July 26, 2014
- joelforsenate.com, "Official campaign website," accessed August 14, 2014
- Green Party of Texas, "Greens Release Candidate List," accessed July 26, 2014
- The Libertarian Party of Texas, "2014 Texas Senate Candidates List," accessed July 26, 2014