John Lawson (Texas)
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|Texas State Senate, District 23|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Birthday||February 7, 1946|
|Place of birth||Chicago, IL|
Lawson's campaign website highlighted the following campaign themes:
"He [Lawson] is committed to promoting economic growth, prosperity and freedom that encourages people to have initiative to take part in the capitalistic economic system of government, whereby jobs are created and substantial and fulfilling work can be obtained and by Texans."
- 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 Royce West was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while John Lawson was unopposed in the Republican primary. West and Lawson will face Libertarian Jonathan Erhardt in the general election.
- See also: Texas State Senate elections, 2012
Lawson ran in the 2012 election for Texas State Senate, District 23. Lawson ran unopposed in the May 29 primary election and was defeated by Royce West (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Texas State Senate, District 23, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Royce West Incumbent||81.9%||187,407|
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1992 - Current ELECTION HISTORY," accessed July 26, 2014
- Lawsonfor23.com, "About," accessed October 16, 2012
- 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
- Texas Tribune, "Election Brackets," accessed May 5, 2014
- Texas Secretary of State, "2012 Election and Candidate Information," accessed June 12, 2012