2012 Texas House Race for District 2 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 2. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Texas House Race for District 2 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 2
PercVotesPartyCandidate
64.8%159369RTed Poe
32.7%80262DJim Dougherty
1.7%4131LKenneth Duncan
0.8%1999GMark Roberts
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentTed Poe
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 2

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Jim Dougherty0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Ted Poe38

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
April 27, 2012Last day to register to vote in the May 29, 2012 primary election for House, Senate, and President.
May 14, 2012First day of early voting in May 29, 2012 election.
May 22, 2012Last day of early voting in the May 29, 2012 primary.
May 29, 2012Primary election date for the House and Senate.
July 31, 2012Primary Runoff Election Date
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote in the general election.
October 22, 2012First day of early voting in the general election.
October 30, 2012Last day to apply for a ballot by mail. Letter must be received by this date and not just postmarked.
November 02, 2012Last day of early voting in the general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 2 in Texas

House District 2 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 2 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 2
0%
2010
89%
Ted Poe
0%
2008
89%
Ted Poe
Gary Binderim
33%
2006
66%
Ted Poe
Nick Lampson
43%
2004
56%
Ted Poe
Jim Turner
61%
2002
38%
Van Brookshire
Jim Turner
91%
2000
30%
Van Brookshire
Jim Turner
58%
1998
41%
Brian Babin
Jim Turner
52%
1996
46%
Brian Babin
Charles Wilson
57%
1994
43%
Donna Peterson
Charles Wilson
56%
1992
44%
Donna Peterson