Robert Garza

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Robert Garza
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Candidate for
Texas House of Representatives, District 74
PartyDemocratic
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Robert Garza was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 74 of the Texas House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

Garza's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Public School Education

  • "Adequate funding for public school education"
  • "The immediate elimination of the draconian cutbacks of last legislative session"
  • "Immediate relief to local school property taxpayers"

Higher Education

  • "The reduction of tuition costs for higher education"
  • "The expansion of grants, loans and other financial aid to enable students to earn a college"
  • "Degree as well as a post-graduate degree"

Public Transportation

  • "The construction and improvement of the state highways in our district"
  • "•Construction of four lanes for our major highways"
  • "New and improved transportation initiatives in our district"

Economic Growth

  • "The creation of new jobs in the private sector"
  • "Economic development and diversification in our district"
  • "An aggressive effort to attract new business and economic activities"

Elections

2012

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Garza ran in the 2012 election for Texas House of Representatives, District 74. Garza was defeated by Poncho Nevarez in the May 29 primary election.[2][3]

Texas House of Representatives District 74 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPoncho Nevarez 53.8% 8,321
Robert Garza 28.3% 4,372
Efrain Valdez 17.9% 2,774
Total Votes 15,467

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