John Lawson (Texas)
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|Texas State Senate, District 23|
|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 the office of Texas State Senate will consist of a primary election on March 4, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 9, 2013. Incumbent Royce West was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while John Lawson was unopposed in the Republican primary.
- 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
- Lawsonfor23.com "About," Accessed October 16, 2012
- Texas Secretary of State, "2014 March Primary Election Candidate Filings by County", accessed March 4, 2014
- Texas Secretary of State, "2014 Democratic Party Primary Election," accessed March 4, 2014
- Texas Secretary of State, "2014 Republican Party Primary Election," accessed March 4, 2014
- Texas Secretary of State - 2012 Election and Candidate Information