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Texas State House elections, 2010

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Texas House of Representatives
Elections for the office of Texas House of Representatives were held in Texas on November 2, 2010. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was January 4, 2010, the primary election day was on March 2, and the primary runoff was held April 13. All 150 seats are up for election.

The Texas State House is locked in a battle for dominance between the Republican and Democratic parties. Heading into November 2, the Republican Party holds a narrow majority of the 150 seats is the Texas House, with 75 seats to the 73 seats filled with a Democrat, along with two vacancies.

$71.3 million was spent in 2008 on Texas state house campaigns, or an average of $475,000 per seat. Each Texas representative represents about 139,012 residents, based on the state's 2000 census, and serves a two-year term.[1]

November 2 General Election Results

The following candidates won election on November 2, 2010:

  1. Allan Ritter
  2. Allen Fletcher
  3. Alma Allen
  4. Ana Hernandez Luna
  5. Angie Chen Button
  6. Armando Martinez
  7. Armando Walle
  8. Barbara Mallory Caraway
  9. Barbara Nash
  10. Beverly Woolley
  11. Bill Zedler
  12. Borris Miles
  13. Brandon Creighton
  14. Bryan Hughes
  15. Burt Solomons
  16. Byron Cook
  17. Carol Alvarado
  18. Charles Anderson
  19. Charles Perry
  20. Charles Schwertner
  21. Charlie Geren
  22. Charlie Howard
  23. Chente Quintanilla
  24. Chuck Hopson
  25. Cindy Burkett
  26. Connie Scott
  27. Craig Eiland
  28. Dan Branch
  29. Dan Flynn
  30. Dan Huberty
  31. David Simpson (Texas)
  32. Dawnna Dukes
  33. Debbie Riddle
  34. Dee Margo
  35. Dennis Bonnen
  36. Diane Patrick
  37. Donna Howard
  38. Doug Miller (Texas)
  39. Drew Darby
  40. Dwayne Bohac
  41. Eddie Lucio, III
  42. Eddie Rodriguez
  43. Edmund Kuempel
  44. Elliott Naishtat
  45. Eric Johnson, Texas Representative
  46. Erwin Cain
  47. Four Price
  48. Fred Brown
  49. Garnet Coleman
  50. Gary Elkins
  51. Geanie Morrison
  52. George Lavender
  53. Harold Dutton, Jr.
  54. Harvey Hilderbran
  55. Helen Giddings
  56. Hubert Vo
  57. James White, Texas
  58. Jason Isaac
  59. Jerry Madden
  60. Jessica Farrar
  61. Jim Jackson
  62. Jim Keffer
  63. Jim Landtroop
  64. Jim Murphy (Texas)
  65. Jim Pitts
  66. Jimmie Don Aycock
  67. Joaquin Castro
  68. Jodie Laubenberg
  69. Joe Deshotel
  70. Joe Driver
  71. Joe Farias
  72. Joe Pickett
  73. Joe Straus
  74. John Davis (Texas)
  75. John Frullo
  76. John Garza
  77. John Otto
  78. John Smithee
  79. John Zerwas
  80. Jose Aliseda
  81. Jose Menendez
  82. Kelly Hancock
  83. Ken Legler
  84. Ken Paxton
  85. Kenneth Sheets
  86. Lance Gooden
  87. Lanham Lyne
  88. Larry Gonzales
  89. Larry Phillips (Texas)
  90. Larry Taylor (Texas)
  91. Leo Berman
  92. Linda Harper-Brown
  93. Lois Kolkhorst
  94. Lon Burnam
  95. Lyle Larson
  96. Marc Veasey
  97. Marisa Marquez
  98. Mark Shelton
  99. Mark Strama
  100. Marva Beck
  101. Mike Hamilton
  102. Myra Crownover
  103. Naomi Gonzalez
  104. Patricia Harless
  105. Paul Workman
  106. Pete Gallego
  107. Phil King
  108. Rafael Anchia
  109. Ralph Sheffield
  110. Randy Weber
  111. Raul Torres
  112. Rene Oliveira
  113. Richard Raymond
  114. Rick Hardcastle
  115. Rob Eissler
  116. Rob Orr
  117. Roberto Alonzo
  118. Rodney Anderson, Texas
  119. Roland Gutierrez
  120. Ron Reynolds
  121. Ruth Jones McClendon
  122. Ryan Guillen
  123. Sarah Davis
  124. Scott Hochberg
  125. Senfronia Thompson
  126. Sergio Munoz, Jr.
  127. Sid Miller
  128. Stefani Carter
  129. Susan King
  130. Sylvester Turner
  131. Tan Parker
  132. Tim Kleinschmidt
  133. Todd Hunter
  134. Todd Smith, Texas Representative
  135. Tom Craddick
  136. Tracy King
  137. Trey Martinez Fischer
  138. Tryon Lewis
  139. Van Taylor
  140. Veronica Gonzales
  141. Vicki Truitt
  142. Warren Chisum
  143. Wayne Christian
  144. Wayne Smith
  145. Will Ford Hartnett
  146. William Callegari
  147. Yvonne Davis

*Note: Representative Edmund Kuempel of District 44 died two days after winning re-election.[2]

Majority control

See also: Partisan composition of state senates

Heading into the November 2 election, the Democratic Party held the majority in the Texas House of Representatives:

Texas House of Representatives
Party As of November 1, 2010 After the 2010 Election
     Democratic Party 73 51
     Republican Party 76 98
     Vacancy 1 1
Total 150 150


The following map displays party control of districts throughout the Texas House of Representatives:

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Campaign contributions

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Texas in past years and the cumulative amount of dollars raised in state senate races, including contributions in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[3]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2008 361 $71,266,729
2006 425 $65,478,865
2004 285 $44,062,003
2002 365 $37,274,594

Incumbency

Unopposed incumbents

46 incumbents (32%) face no competition in the November 2 general election and are thus, barring unforeseen circumstances, guaranteed re-election in November.

  • 24 Democratic incumbents face no November challenger.
  • 22 GOP incumbents face no November challenger.

Primary challenges

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Only 26 incumbents faced competition in the March 2 primary. Six incumbents lost to their challengers. Three Democrats, Dora Olivo, Norma Chavez and Al Edwards lost to challengers Ron Reynolds, Naomi Gonzales, and Borris Miles, respectively. Three Republicans Betty Brown, Tommy Merritt, and Delwin Jones lost to challengers Lance Gooden, David Simpson, and Charles Perry, respectively.

Retiring incumbents

Seven incumbent representatives are not running for re-election, while 143 incumbents (95%) ran for re-election. Of the 7 incumbents who are not running for re-election, 2 are Democrats and 5 are Republican.

Incumbents who are retiring are:

Qualifications

To be eligible to serve in the Texas House of Representatives, a candidate must be:[4]

  • A U.S. citizen
  • 21 years old before the general election
  • A two-year resident of Texas before the general election
  • A district resident for 1 year prior to the general election

List of candidates

Partisan dominance in state houses
heading into the 2010 state legislative elections
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District 1

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Stephen Frost 8,274 Approveda Incumbent Frost was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Stephen Frost 14,717
Republican Party George Lavender 18,575Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Trent Gale 2,766

District 2

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dan Flynn 26,604 Green check mark transparent.png

District 3

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Mark Homer 5,868 Approveda Incumbent Homer was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Homer 14,465
Republican Party Erwin Cain 19,974 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party J. Douglas Froneberger 665

District 4

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Lance Gooden 9,095 Approveda
  • Betty Brown 8,918 Incumbent Brown was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Lance Gooden 14,905 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Melissa Pehle-Hill

District 5

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Bryan Hughes 12,571 Approveda Incumbent Hughes was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Bryan Hughes 33,980 Green check mark transparent.png

District 6

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Leo Berman 12,437 Approveda Incumbent Berman was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Leo Berman 30,610 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Jon Fitts 4,634

District 7

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party David Simpson 27,069 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Eric Brandt 2,589

District 8

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Byron Cook 6,301 Approveda Incumbent Cook was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Charles Morgan 7,906
Republican Party Byron Cook 22,969 Green check mark transparent.png

District 9

Texas
Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Wayne Christian 8,239 Approveda Incumbent Christian was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kenneth Franks 9,169
Republican Party Wayne Christian 23,754 Green check mark transparent.png

District 10

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jim Pitts 14,435 Approveda Incumbent Pitts was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jim Pitts 31,797 Green check mark transparent.png

District 11

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Richard Hackney 8,635
Republican Party Chuck Hopson 27,074 Green check mark transparent.png

District 12

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Jim McReynolds 7,464 Approveda Incumbent Reynolds was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jim McReynolds 15,405
Republican Party James White 20,958 Green check mark transparent.png

District 13

State legislatures where heading into the November 2, 2010 elections
the Republican Party is in the majority in both chambers
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Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Lois Kolkhorst 16,048 Approveda Incumbent Kolkhorst was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Lois Kolkhorst 31,741 Green check mark transparent.png

District 14

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
April 13 Republican primary runoff:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Fred Brown 27,938 Green check mark transparent.png

District 15

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Rob Eissler 11,928 Approveda Incumbent Eissler was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
  • Rob Thomas 5,034
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Rob Eissler 52,550 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party 5,546 Samuel Calkin

District 16

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Brandon Creighton 14,148 Approveda Incumbent Creighton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Brandon Creighton 38,959 Green check mark transparent.png

District 17

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Tim Kleinschmidt 12,294 Approveda Incumbent Kleinschmidt was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2009.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Pati Jacobs 13,868
Republican Party Tim Kleinschmidt 28,266 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Travis Hill 1,291

District 18

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • John Otto 10,352 Approveda Incumbent Otto was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
The Republican primary was not contested.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party John Otto 26,862 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Rhys Blavier 3,128

District 19

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Mike Hamilton 8,000 Approveda Incumbent Hamilton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
The Republican primary was not contested.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mike Hamilton 28,261 Green check mark transparent.png

District 20

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

Note: Incumbent Dan Gattis did not seek reelection.

Independent Independent candidate
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Charles Schwertner 44,901 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Kate Wedeikes
Libertarian Party David Floyd 9,490

District 21

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Allan Ritter 7,109 Approveda Incumbent Ritter was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Allan Ritter 19,432 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Eric Baumgart

District 22

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joe Deshotel 7,575 Approveda Incumbent Deshotel was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joe Deshotel 16,552 Green check mark transparent.png

District 23

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Craig Eiland 4,343 Approveda Incumbent Eiland was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
The Republican primary was not contested.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Craig Eiland 17,631 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Gary Wilson 15,534

District 24

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Larry Taylor 2,641 Approveda Incumbent Taylor was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
The Republican primary was not contested.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Larry Taylor 39,193 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Joel Grace 4,989

District 25

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Dennis Bonnen 10,528 Approveda Incumbent Bonnen was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
The Republican primary was not contested.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dennis Bonnen 25,368 Green check mark transparent.png

District 26

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Charlie Howard 10,279 Approveda Incumbent Howard was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
The Republican primary was not contested.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Phillip Andrews 15,344
Republican Party Charlie Howard 29,721 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Joey Roland 922

District 27

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Dora Olivo 3,791 Incumbent Olivo was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
  • Ron Reynolds Approveda 5,159
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

The Libertarian primary was uncontested. November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ron Reynolds 32,030 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Derek Grayson 5,812

District 28

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • John Zerwas 15,598 Approveda Incumbent Zerwas was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Wayne Raasch 17,628
Republican Party John Zerwas 44,094 Green check mark transparent.png

District 29

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Randy Weber 9,389 Approveda Incumbent Weber was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2009.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Randy Weber 33,011 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Jim Foreman 5,969

District 30

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Geanie Morrison 11,330 Approveda Incumbent Morrison was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
The Republican primary was not contested.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Geanie Morrison 29,045 Green check mark transparent.png

District 31

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Ryan Guillen 14,089 Approveda Incumbent Guillen was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ryan Guillen 12,724Green check mark transparent.png

District 32

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Todd Hunter 9,113 Approveda Incumbent Hunter was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2009.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Todd Hunter 28,215 Green check mark transparent.png

District 33

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Solomon Ortiz, Jr. 3,871 Approveda Incumbent Ortiz was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Solomon Ortiz, Jr. 11,306
Republican Party Raul Torres 12,499 Green check mark transparent.png

District 34

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Abel Herrero 4,038 Approveda Incumbent Herrero was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Abel Herrero 11,855
Republican Party Connie Scott 13,892 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Vicente Carranza

District 35

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Yvonne Gonzalez Toureilles 13,692
Republican Party Jose Aliseda 15,324 Green check mark transparent.png

District 36

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:

Note: Incumbent Ismael Flores did not seek reelection.

Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Sergio Munoz, Jr.Green check mark transparent.png

District 37

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Rene Oliveira 3,632 Approveda Incumbent Oliveira was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1980.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rene Oliveira 9,640 Green check mark transparent.png

District 38

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Eddie Lucio III 5,217 Approveda Incumbent Lucio was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eddie Lucio III 12,466 Green check mark transparent.png

District 39

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Armando MartinezGreen check mark transparent.png

District 40

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Aaron Pena 6,696 Approveda Incumbent Pena was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Aaron PenaGreen check mark transparent.png

District 41

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Veronica Gonzales 5,759 Approveda Incumbent Gonzales was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Veronica Gonzales 10,612 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Rebecca Cervera 8,012

District 42

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Richard Raymond 17,670 Approveda Incumbent Raymond was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Richard Raymond 18,798 Green check mark transparent.png

District 43

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party J. M. Lozano 12,351 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Richard Shuey 3,503

District 44

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Edmund Kuempel 37,037 Green check mark transparent.png

District 45

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Patrick Rose 23,691
Republican Party Jason Isaac 27,715 Green check mark transparent.png

District 46

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Dawnna Dukes 4,557 Approveda Incumbent Dukes was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Dawnna Dukes 18,430 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party George Emery 3,462

District 47

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Valinda Bolton 6,576 Approveda Incumbent Bolton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Republican Party April 13 Republican primary runoff:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Valinda Bolton 27,773
Republican Party Paul Workman 29,873 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Kris Bailey 2,485

District 48

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Donna Howard 6,239 Approveda Incumbent Howard was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Donna Howard 25,023 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Dan Neil 25,011
Libertarian Party Ben Easton 1,519

District 49

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Elliott Naishtat 7,877 Approveda Incumbent Naishtat was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1990.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Elliott Naishtat 30,423 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Nathan Kleffman 5,249

District 50

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Mark Strama 4,793 Approveda Incumbent Strama was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mark Strama 23,720 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Pat McGuinness 18, 041
Libertarian Party Emily Cowan 1,486

District 51

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Eddie Rodriguez 3,423 Approveda Incumbent Rodriguez was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eddie Rodriguez 12,981 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Marilyn Jackson 3,412
Libertarian Party Arthur DiBianca 701

District 52

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Diana Maldonado 2,934 Approveda Incumbent Maldonado was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Republican Party April 13 Republican primary runoff:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Diana Maldonado 16,823
Republican Party Larry Gonzales 25,430 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Charles McCoy 2,012

District 53

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Harvey Hilderbran 17,734 Approveda Incumbent Hilderbran was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1988.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Harvey Hilderbran 36,424 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Brian Holk 4,093

District 54

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jimmie Don Aycock 8,919 Approveda Incumbent Aycock was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jimmie Don Aycock 22,111 Green check mark transparent.png

District 55

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Ralph Sheffield 9,002 Approveda Incumbent Sheffield was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Ralph Sheffield 24,041 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Penny Hendrix 5,600

District 56

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Charles Anderson 12,981 Approveda Incumbent Anderson was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Mabry 16,554
Republican Party Charles Anderson 25,554 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Neill Snider 1,591

District 57

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Jim Dunnam 3,104 Approveda Incumbent Dunnam was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jim Dunnam 12,743
Republican Party Marva Beck 14,391 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Derek Johnson 712

District 58

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Rob Orr 10,089 Approveda Incumbent Orr was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
  • Ted Reynolds 4,746
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Greene 7,408
Republican Party Rob Orr 27,537 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Tom Stewart 1,418

District 59

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Sid Miller 7,248 Approveda Incumbent Miller was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
  • J.D. Sheffield 5,734
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Sid Miller 19,985 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Will Bratton 6,707

District 60

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jim Keffer 15,797 Incumbent Keffer was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jim Keffer 33,425 Green check mark transparent.png

District 61

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Phil King 17,922 Approveda Incumbent King was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Phil King 34,513 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Richard Forsythe, Jr. 5,508

District 62

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Larry Phillips 11,378 Approveda Incumbent Phillips was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Larry Phillips 26,133 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Kenneth Myers 3,657

District 63

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Tan Parker 12,651 Approveda Incumbent Parker was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Tan Parker 43,477 Green check mark transparent.png

District 64

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Myra Crownover 7,677 Approveda Incumbent Crownover was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
  • Kurt Hyde 3,272
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Myra Crownover 26,057 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Diane Chisholm 6,224

District 65

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Mike Murphy 4,775
  • Burt Solomons 5,386 Approveda Incumbent Solomons was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Burt Solomons 27,585 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Ryan Gray 5,878

District 66

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Republican Party April 13 Republican primary runoff:

Note: Incumbent Brian McCall resigned effective April 2, 2010. After Taylor defeated Jackson in the April 13 primary run-off for the Republican nomination for the November election, Jackson dropped out of the May 10 special election for :The Remainder of McCall's term, and Jackson was appointed state representative. However, because new ballots could not be printed in time, Jackson's named remained on the special election ballot, and she received more votes than Taylor. Because she had already withdrawn, Taylor was declared the special election winner as well.[5]

Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Van Taylor 25,279 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Eric Roberson

District 67

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jerry Madden 5,933 Approveda Incumbent Madden was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jerry Madden 19,070 Green check mark transparent.png

District 68

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Rick Hardcastle 11,961 Approveda Incumbent Hardcastle was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Rick Hardcastle 29,140 Green check mark transparent.png

District 69

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:

Note: Incumbent David Farabee did not seek reelection.

Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Smith 7,268
Republican Party Lanham Lyne 20,872 Green check mark transparent.png

District 70

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Ken Paxton 13,021 Approveda Incumbent Paxton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Ken Paxton 43,006 Green check mark transparent.png

District 71

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Susan King 11,334 Approveda Incumbent King was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Susan King 24,467 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Bryce Stash
Libertarian Party Fred Jones 3,313

District 72

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Drew Darby 10,882 Approveda Incumbent Darby was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Drew Darby 23,933 Green check mark transparent.png

District 73

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Doug Miller 22,263 Approveda Incumbent Miller was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Doug Miller 49,846 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Robert Nowotny 8,446

District 74

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Pete Gallego 12,949 Approveda Incumbent Gallego was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1990.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Pete Gallego 15,720 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Thomas Kincaid, Jr. 12,957

District 75

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Chente Quintanilla 5,133 Approveda Incumbent Quintanilla was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Chente Quintanilla 11,545 Green check mark transparent.png

District 76

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Democratic Party April 13 Democrat primary runoff:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Naomi Gonzales 11,318 Green check mark transparent.png

District 77

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Marisa Marquez 4,889 Approveda Incumbent Marquez was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Marisa Marquez 9,508 Green check mark transparent.png

District 78

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joseph Moody 5,825 Approveda Incumbent Moody was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joseph Moody 13,927
Republican Party Dee Margo 15,337 Green check mark transparent.png

District 79

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joe Pickett 4,627 Approveda Incumbent Pickett was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
The Democratic primary was not contested.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joe Pickett 10,591 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Timothy Flood 1,967

District 80

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Tracy King 12,055 Approveda Incumbent King was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Tracy King 18,652 Green check mark transparent.png

District 81

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Tryon Lewis 9,516 Approveda Incumbent Lewis was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Tryon Lewis 21,048 Green check mark transparent.png

District 82

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Tom Craddick 11,555 Approveda Incumbent Craddick was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1968.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Tom Craddick 28,006 Green check mark transparent.png

District 83

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Republican Party April 13 GOP primary runoff:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Charles Perry 33,824 Green check mark transparent.png

District 84

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

Note: Incumbent Carl Isett did not seek reelection and resigned on May 31, 2010.[6]

Republican Party April 13 GOP primary runoff:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Carol Morgan 7,248
Republican Party John Frullo 15,541 Green check mark transparent.png

District 85

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joe Heflin 4,227 Approveda Incumbent Heflin was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joe Heflin 10,713
Republican Party Jim Landtroop 17,416 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Robyn Burwell

District 86

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • John Smithee 15,607 Approveda Incumbent Smithee was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1984.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party John Smithee 32,375 Green check mark transparent.png

District 87

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

Note: Incumbent David Swinford did not seek reelection.

Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Abel Bosquez 4,148
Republican Party Four Price 16,979 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party James Hudspeth 830

District 88

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Warren Chisum 14,176 Approveda Incumbent Chisum was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1988.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Warren Chisum 25,263 Green check mark transparent.png

District 89

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jodie Laubenberg 15,840 Approveda Incumbent Laubenberg was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jodie Laubenberg 43,947 Green check mark transparent.png

District 90

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Lon Burnam 1,409 Approveda Incumbent Burnham was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Lon Burnam 7,759 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Larry Keilberg 4,120

District 91

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Kelly Hancock 22,445 Green check mark transparent.png

District 92

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Todd Smith 6,713 Approveda Incumbent Smith was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
  • Jeff Cason 4,603

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Schleeter 9,307
Republican Party Todd Smith 23,330 Green check mark transparent.png

District 93

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Paula Pierson 1,442 Approveda Incumbent Pierson was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Paula Pierson 12,132
Republican Party Barbara Nash 12,563 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Colin Sewards 799

District 94

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Diane Patrick 8,609 Approveda Incumbent Patrick was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Diane Patrick 24,565 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Richard Cross 2,897

District 95

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Marc Veasey 4,337 Approveda Incumbent Veasey was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Marc Veasey 19,835 Green check mark transparent.png
Independent Nicholas Cordova

District 96

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Chris Turner 2,462 Approveda Incumbent Turner was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Chris Turner 21,583
Republican Party Bill Zedler 23,747 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Lindy Suze

District 97

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Mark Shelton 10,458 Approveda Incumbent Shelton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Mark Shelton 28,275 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Rod Wingo 4,448

District 98

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Vicki Truitt 46,750 Green check mark transparent.png

District 99

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Charlie Geren 8,037 Approveda Incumbent Geren was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
  • Matt Krause 5,915

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Charlie Geren 31,931 Green check mark transparent.png

District 100

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Eric Johnson 3,478 ApprovedaIncumbent Johnson was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2010.
  • Terri Hodge 1,189
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Eric Johnson 14,469 Green check mark transparent.png

District 101

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Robert Miklos 1,550 Approveda Incumbent was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Robert Miklos 12,338
Republican Party Cindy Burkett 13,266 Green check mark transparent.png

District 102

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Carol Kent 1,703 Approveda Incumbent Kent was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Carol Kent 11,791
Republican Party Stefani Carter 14,202 Green check mark transparent.png

District 103

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Rafael Anchia 1,554 Approveda Incumbent Anchia was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rafael Anchia 7,626 Green check mark transparent.png

District 104

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Roberto Alonzo 2,117 Approveda Incumbent Alonzo was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Roberto Alonzo 7,936 Green check mark transparent.png

District 105

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Linda Harper-Brown 4,273 Approveda Incumbent Harper-Brown was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Loretta Haldenwang 9,799
Republican Party Linda Harper-Brown 11,286 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Cecil Ince 740

District 106

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Kirk England 1,712 Approveda Incumbent England was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kirk England 10,444
Republican Party Rodney Anderson 10,648 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Gene Freeman 444

District 107

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Allen Vaught 2,577 Approveda Incumbent Vaught was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Allen Vaught 14,683
Republican Party Kenneth Sheets 16,226 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Brandon Parsons 678

District 108

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary:
  • Dan Branch 5,697 Approveda Incumbent Branch was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Pete Schulte 10,793
Republican Party Dan Branch 21,420Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Jarrett Woods 783

District 109

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Helen Giddings 7,184 Approveda Incumbent Giddings was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Helen Giddings 34,911Green check mark transparent.png

District 110

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Barbara Mallory-Caraway 3,763Approveda Incumbent Caraway was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Barbara Mallory-Caraway 15,866 Green check mark transparent.png

District 111

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Yvonne Davis 6,411 Approveda Incumbent Davis was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Yvonne Davis 25,783 Green check mark transparent.png

District 112

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Angie Chen Button 6,789 Approveda Incumbent Button was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Angie Chen Button 22,206 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Troy Camplin 4,478

District 113

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Joe Driver 5,445 Approveda Incumbent Driver was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jamie Dorris 12,430
Republican Party Joe Driver 16,579 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Ron Machuca

District 114

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Will Ford Hartnett 6,438 Approveda Incumbent Hartnett was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1990.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John Wellik 11,000
Republican Party Will Ford Hartnett 20,529 Green check mark transparent.png

District 115

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Jim Jackson 6,452 Approveda Incumbent Jackson was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Jim Jackson 22,946 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party David Bell 4,669

District 116

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Trey Martinez Fischer 3,530 Approveda Incumbent Fischer was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Trey Martinez Fischer 13,889 Green check mark transparent.png

District 117

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • David McQuade Leibowitz 2,627 Approveda Incumbent Leibowitz was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party David McQuade Leibowitz 13,635
Republican Party John Garza 14,705 Green check mark transparent.png

District 118

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joe Farias 3,091 Approveda Incumbent Farias was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joe Farias 13,824 Green check mark transparent.png

District 119

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Roland Gutierrez 4,011 Approveda Incumbent Gutierrez was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Roland Gutierrez 13,390 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Michael Holdman 8,422

District 120

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Ruth Jones McClendon 3,876 Approveda Incumbent McClendon was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1996.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ruth Jones McClendon 14,700 Green check mark transparent.png

District 121

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Joe Straus 9,921 Approveda Incumbent Straus was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Joe Straus 32,713 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Barry Allison

District 122

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

Note: Incumbent Frank Corte, Jr. did not seek reelection. November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Masarrat Ali 16,576
Republican Party Lyle Larson 56,702 Green check mark transparent.png

District 123

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Mike Villarreal 3,750 Approveda Incumbent Villarreal was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Villarreal 14,454 Green check mark transparent.png

District 124

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Jose Menendez 2,927 Approveda Incumbent Menendez was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jose Menendez 15,260 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Douglas Hanson 4,001

District 125

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Joaquin Castro 3,843 Approveda Incumbent Castro was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joaquin Castro 16,590 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Jeffrey Blunt 4,545

District 126

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Patricia Harless 7,517 Approveda Incumbent Harless was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Casey McKinney 11,938
Republican Party Patricia Harless 25,534 Green check mark transparent.png

District 127

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

Note: Incumbent Joe Crabb did not seek reelection.

Republican Party April 13 GOP primary runoff:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Joe Montemayor 12,406
Republican Party Dan Huberty 37,725 Green check mark transparent.png

District 128

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Wayne Smith 4,922 Approveda Incumbent Smith was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Wayne Smith 21,131 Green check mark transparent.png

District 129

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • John Davis 7,228 Approveda Incumbent Davis was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1998.
  • Mary Huls 1,307

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party John Davis 31,526 Green check mark transparent.png

District 130

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Allen Fletcher 12,224 Approveda Incumbent Fletcher was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Allen Fletcher 50,389 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Joe Spencer 6,275

District 131

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Alma Allen 5,883 Approveda Incumbent Allen was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Alma Allen 21,797 Green check mark transparent.png

District 132

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • William Callegari 7,951 Approveda Incumbent Callegari was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2000.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Silvia Mintz 14,764
Republican Party William Callegari 30,828 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Michael Ryan 985

District 133

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Kristi Thibaut 1,841 Approveda Incumbent Thibaut was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kristi Thibaut 11,403
Republican Party Jim Murphy 15,120 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Alfred Montestruc 349

District 134

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Ellen Cohen 5,944 Approveda Incumbent Cohen was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2006.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ellen Cohen 25,254
Republican Party Sarah Davis 25,955 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Darcey Kobs

District 135

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Gary Elkins 5,123 Approveda Incumbent Elkins was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Gary Elkins 22,390 Green check mark transparent.png

District 136

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Beverly Woolley 10,163 Approveda Incumbent Woolley was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Beverly Woolley 33,130 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Gerald LaFleur 4,270

District 137

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Scott Hochberg 1,005 Approveda Incumbent Hochberg was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1992.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Scott Hochberg 6,151 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Sylvia Spivey 4,325

District 138

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Dwayne Bohac 5,518 Approveda Incumbent Bohac was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kendra Camarena 9,646
Republican Party Dwayne Bohac 17,002 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Wesley Hamner 532

District 139

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Sylvester Turner 6,213 Approveda Incumbent Turner was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1988.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Sylvester Turner 20,842 Green check mark transparent.png

District 140

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Armando Walle 1,472 Approveda Incumbent Walle was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Armando Walle 7,871 Green check mark transparent.png

District 141

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Senfronia Thompson 5,069 Approveda Incumbent Thompson was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1972.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Senfronia Thompson 19,592 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Michael Bunch 6,078

District 142

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Harold Dutton, Jr. 5,660 Approveda Incumbent Dutton was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1984.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Harold Dutton, Jr. 21,147 Green check mark transparent.png

District 143

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Ana Hernandez 1,573 Approveda Incumbent Hernandez was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives after a special election on November 8, 2005.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Ana Hernandez 7,409 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Gilbert Pena 3,438

District 144

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Ken Legler 4,219 Approveda Incumbent Legler was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:
Independent Independent candidate

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Rick Molina 9,931
Republican Party Ken Legler 15,425 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Clifford Messina 339
Independent Brandon Weaver 249

District 145

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Carol Alvarado 1,876 Approveda Incumbent Alvarado was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Carol Alvarado 9,395 Green check mark transparent.png

District 146

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Borris Miles 5,048 Approveda
  • Al Edwards 5,040 Incumbent Edwards was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2008.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Borris Miles 25,098 Green check mark transparent.png

District 147

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Garnet Coleman 7,086 Approveda Incumbent Coleman was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1990.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Garnet Coleman 22,312 Green check mark transparent.png

District 148

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Jessica Farrar 3,804 Approveda Incumbent Farrar was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 1994.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jessica Farrar 13,903 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Fernando Herrera 9,790

District 149

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Hubert Vo 2,302 Approveda Incumbent Vo was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2004.
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
Republican Party April 13 GOP primary runoff:
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Hubert Vo 15,641 Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jack O'Connor 14,304
Libertarian Party David LeBlanc

District 150

Democratic Party March 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party March 2 GOP primary result:
  • Debbie Riddle 9,498Approveda Incumbent Riddle was first elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002.
Libertarian Party March 2 Libertarian Party primary:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Brad Neal 13,027
Republican Party Debbie Riddle 34,607 Green check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Eric Holdt 904

See also

External links

References

  1. Texas House of Representatives Frequently Asked Questions
  2. Rep. Kuempel Dead After Possible Heart Attack
  3. Follow the Money, Texas
  4. Qualifications for running for Texas House of Representatives
  5. Dallas News report on Taylor's election
  6. "State Representative Carl Isett resigns early" KCBD News