2012 Texas Elections

Dates and Overall Election Information

Important Dates
Presidential PrimaryMay 29, 2012
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
Who's up for election
GovernorNo
SenatorYes
House36 Districts

Texas Elections in 2012

OfficeIncumbentStatusNumber of Democratic CandidatesNumber of Republican Candidates
PresidentBarack ObamaSeeking Re-election17
Senate Class 1Kay Bailey Hutchison (R)Not Seeking Re-election49
House District 1Louie Gohmert (R)Seeking Re-election11
House District 2Ted Poe (R)Seeking Re-election11
House District 3Sam Johnson (R)Seeking Re-election3
House District 4Ralph Hall (R)Seeking Re-election14
House District 5Jeb Hensarling (R)Seeking Re-election21
House District 6Joe Barton (R)Seeking Re-election34
House District 7John Culberson (R)Seeking Re-election32
House District 8Kevin Brady (R)Seeking Re-election12
House District 9Al Green (D)Seeking Re-election11
House District 10Michael McCaul (R)Seeking Re-election21
House District 11Mike Conaway (R)Seeking Re-election13
House District 12Kay Granger (R)Seeking Re-election12
House District 13William Thornberry (R)Seeking Re-election2
House District 14Ron Paul (R)Not Seeking Re-election19
House District 15Ruben Hinojosa (D)Seeking Re-election54
House District 16Silvestre Reyes (D)Lost Primary32
House District 17Bill Flores (R)Seeking Re-election2
House District 18Sheila Jackson Lee (D)Seeking Re-election11
House District 19Randy Neugebauer (R)Seeking Re-election2
House District 20Charles Gonzalez (D)Not Seeking Re-election21
House District 21Lamar Smith (R)Seeking Re-election23
House District 22Pete Olson (R)Seeking Re-election22
House District 23Francisco Canseco (R)Seeking Re-election31
House District 24Kenny Marchant (R)Seeking Re-election22
House District 25Lloyd Doggett (D)Seeking Re-election110
House District 26Michael Burgess (R)Seeking Re-election11
House District 27Blake Farenthold (R)Seeking Re-election44
House District 28Henry Cuellar (D)Seeking Re-election11
House District 29Gene Green (D)Seeking Re-election2
House District 30Eddie Bernice Johnson (D)Seeking Re-election31
House District 31John Carter (R)Seeking Re-election12
House District 32Pete Sessions (R)Seeking Re-election21
House District 33No IncumbentNew District114
House District 34No IncumbentNew District74
House District 35No IncumbentNew District42
House District 36No IncumbentNew District111