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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Antonio Diaz''' was a 2012 [[Green Party]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Texas' 20th congressional district elections, 2012|the 20th Congressional District]] of [[Texas]].
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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Antonio Diaz''' was a 2012 [[Green Party]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Texas' 20th Congressional District elections, 2012|the 20th Congressional District]] of [[Texas]].
  
 
Diaz was defeated by Democratic candidate [[Joaquin Castro]] on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/map/#/House/2012/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Texas"]</ref>
 
Diaz was defeated by Democratic candidate [[Joaquin Castro]] on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/map/#/House/2012/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Texas"]</ref>
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Diaz ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Texas, 2012|Texas']] [[Texas' 20th congressional district elections, 2012|20th District]].  He ran as a Green Party candidate.  He ran against [[David Rosa]] (R), [[A.E. Potts]] (L), and [[Joaquin Castro]] (D) in the November 6, 2012, general election.<ref>[http://web.txgreens.org/sites/default/files/Green%20Party%20of%20Texas%202012%20candidates.pdf Texas Green Party - candidate list]</ref>
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Diaz ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Texas, 2012|Texas']] [[Texas' 20th Congressional District elections, 2012|20th District]].  He ran as a Green Party candidate.  He ran against [[David Rosa]] (R), [[A.E. Potts]] (L), and [[Joaquin Castro]] (D) in the November 6, 2012, general election.<ref>[http://web.txgreens.org/sites/default/files/Green%20Party%20of%20Texas%202012%20candidates.pdf Texas Green Party - candidate list]</ref>
  
 
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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Revision as of 13:26, 16 December 2013

Antonio Diaz
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Texas, District 20
PartyGreen Party
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ProfessionSmall business owner
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Antonio Diaz was a 2012 Green Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 20th Congressional District of Texas.

Diaz was defeated by Democratic candidate Joaquin Castro on November 6, 2012.[1]

Biography

Diaz graduated from the St. Phillips College School of Nursing in 1983. He formerly worked as a nurse and is currently a small business owner.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Diaz stated the following about his political philosophy in a biographical submission to Ballotpedia:[2]

  • "Fight the corrupting effects of money in politics.
  • Clean off of environmental toxic hot zones.
  • Reform of Higher Education financing and student loans.
  • Work for economic justice.
  • Work for immigration reform."

Elections

2012

See also: Texas' 20th Congressional District elections, 2012

Diaz ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Texas' 20th District. He ran as a Green Party candidate. He ran against David Rosa (R), A.E. Potts (L), and Joaquin Castro (D) in the November 6, 2012, general election.[3]

U.S. House, Texas District 20 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJoaquin Castro 63.9% 119,032
     Republican David Rosa 33.5% 62,376
     Libertarian A.E. Potts 1.7% 3,143
     Green Antonio Diaz 0.9% 1,626
Total Votes 186,177
Source: Texas Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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  1. Politico "2012 Election Map, Texas"
  2. 2.0 2.1 [Bio submission to Ballotpedia, September 17, 2012]
  3. Texas Green Party - candidate list