Texas' 19th Congressional District

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The 19th congressional district of Texas is a congressional district that serves the upper midwestern portion of the state of Texas.

Texas' 19th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes Parmer, Castro, Bailey, Lamb, Hale, Floyd, Crosby, Lubbock, Hockley, Cochran, Yoakum, Gaines, Terry, Lynn, Borden, Howard, Garza, Kent, Scurry, Stonewall, Fisher, Nolan, Taylor, Jones, Haskell, Throckmorton, Young, Shackelford and Stephens counties.[1]

The district previously included portions of the State from Lubbock to Abilene.

The current representative of the 19th congressional district is Randy Neugebauer (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Texas' 19th congressional district elections, 2012

The 19th congressional district of Texas held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Randy Neugebauer (R) won re-election. He defeated Richard Peterson (L) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Neugebauer Incumbent 85% 163,239
     Libertarian Richard Peterson 15% 28,824
Total Votes 192,063
Source: Texas Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Randy Neugebauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Andy Wilson (D) and Michael Idrogo (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Neugebauer incumbent 77.8% 106,059
     Democratic Andy Wilson 19.1% 25,984
     Libertarian Michael Idrogo 3.2% 4,315
Total Votes 136,358

2008
On November 4, 2008, Randy Neugebauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dwight Fullingim (D) and Mike Taylor (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Neugebauer incumbent 72.4% 168,501
     Democratic Dwight Fullingim 24.9% 58,030
     Libertarian Mike Taylor 2.6% 6,080
Total Votes 232,611

2006
On November 7, 2006, Randy Neugebauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert Ricketts (D), Fred Jones (L) and Mike Sadler (Write-in) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Neugebauer incumbent 67.7% 94,785
     Democratic Robert Ricketts 29.8% 41,676
     Libertarian Fred Jones 2.4% 3,349
     Write-in Mike Sadler 0.1% 197
Total Votes 140,007

2004
On November 2, 2004, Randy Neugebauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Charles Stenholm (D) and Richard Peterson (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRandy Neugebauer incumbent 58.4% 136,459
     Democratic Charles Stenholm 40.1% 93,531
     Libertarian Richard Peterson 1.5% 3,524
Total Votes 233,514

2002
On November 5, 2002, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Larry Johnson (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 91.6% 117,092
     Libertarian Larry Johnson 8.4% 10,684
Total Votes 127,776

2000
On November 7, 2000, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Turnbow (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 91.6% 170,319
     Libertarian John Turnbow 8.4% 15,579
Total Votes 185,898

1998
On November 3, 1998, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Sidney Blankenship (D) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 83.6% 108,266
     Democratic Sidney Blankenship 16.4% 21,162
Total Votes 129,428

1996
On November 5, 1996, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Sawyer (D) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 80.4% 156,910
     Democratic John Sawyer 19.6% 38,316
Total Votes 195,226

1994
On November 8, 1994, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 100% 120,641
Total Votes 120,641

1992
On November 3, 1992, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Terry Lee Moser (D) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 77.4% 162,057
     Democratic Terry Lee Moser 22.6% 47,325
Total Votes 209,382

1990
On November 6, 1990, Larry Combest won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, Texas District 19 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Combest incumbent 100% 83,795
Total Votes 83,795

Redistricting

The 19th Congressional District of Texas, prior to the 2010-2011 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Texas

Texas was redistricted in 2011. The controversial map approved by the Texas Legislature and signed by Gov. Rick Perry has been appealed, and the case has been taken up by the U.S. Supreme Court.[14]

External links

See also

References

  1. Texas Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed July 24, 2012
  2. Politico "2012 Election Map, Texas"
  3. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  4. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  5. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  6. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  7. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1990," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. Washington Times "High court to ponder Texas redistricting," Accessed December 14, 2011