|Former candidate for|
|U.S. House, Texas, District 31|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Place of birth||Belton, Texas|
Minor's campaign website listed the following issues:
- Strengthening Our Economy
- Excerpt: "We know that ensuring a strong economic future is essential to growing businesses, creating new jobs and providing for our families. Our economy has been taken hostage by a congress that does not represent its constituents, and its time that we provide sensible solutions to ensure long-term economic growth and opportunity."
- Comprehensive Immigration Reform
- Excerpt: "People around the world look to our great state of Texas, and our nation, as a beacon of hope and opportunity. To help them achieve the American Dream, we must address Comprehensive Immigration Reform, with a pathway to citizenship for those already living in our borders who successfully pay their taxes, pass a citizenship test and a criminal background check."
- Defending Our Borders
- Excerpt: "A pressing issue facing Texans and individuals living in the Southwest is border security. As narcoterrorisim and transnational gangs continue to penetrate our borders, we ensure a safe home for our families and our communities."
- Honoring Our Veterans
- Excerpt: "Our withdrawal from Afghanistan is on the horizon, and our troops are coming home. With our troops coming home, we must provide them with the necessary medical support and job training that they deserve and need to re-enter civilian life."
- Protecting Our Civil Rights
- Excerpt: "In our modern day society, we must end all forms of discrimination, and protect the basic civil and human rights of all people. It is the responsibility of our elected representatives to serve all of their constituents, regardless of who they are or their beliefs."
Minor ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Texas' 31st District. Minor won the Democratic nomination in the primary on March 4, 2014, with no opposition. He was defeated by incumbent John Carter (R) in the general election on November 4, 2014.
|U.S. House, Texas District 31 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||John Carter Incumbent||64%||91,607|
|Source: Texas Secretary of State|
|Louie Minor (2014) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|October Quarterly||October 15, 2013||$0||$10,723||$(3,415)||$7,307|
|Year-End||January 31, 2014||$7,307||$24,685||$(24,321)||$7,671|
|Pre-Primary||February 21, 2014||$7,671||$6,379||$(11,654)||$2,396|
|April Quarterly||April 15, 2014||$2,396||$10,419||$(10,496)||$2,318|
|July Quarterly||July 15, 2014||$2,318||$9,614||$(10,679)||$1,253|
|October Quarterly||October 16, 2014||$1,253||$4,321||$(6,090)||$-1,769|
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- United States House of Representatives
- Texas' 31st Congressional District elections, 2014
- Texas' 31st Congressional District
- Texas Secretary of State, "2014 March Primary Election Candidate Filings by County," accessed December 10, 2013
- Campaign website, "Meet Louie," accessed January 28, 2014
- Campaign website, "Issues," accessed January 28, 2014
- The Huffington Post, "Election 2014," November 4, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor October Quarterly," accessed February 13, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor Year-End," accessed February 13, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor Pre-Primary," accessed May 2, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor April Quarterly," accessed May 2, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor July Quarterly," accessed July 25, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Louie Minor October Quarterly," accessed October 22, 2014
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