2012 Texas House Race for District 23 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 23. 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 23 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 23
PercVotesPartyCandidate
50.3%96477DPete Gallego
45.5%87255RFrancisco Canseco
3%5827LJeffrey Blunt
1.1%2099GEd Scharf
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentFrancisco Canseco
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 23

Democrats - Runoff Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 23
PercVotesCandidateViews
55%15888Pete Gallego0
45%13037Ciro Rodriguez14
Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 23
PercVotesCandidateViews
46%17871Ciro Rodriguez14
41%15914Pete Gallego0
13%5112John Bustamante0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 23
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Francisco Canseco23

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 23 in Texas

House District 23 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 23 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 23
Ciro Rodriguez
44%
2010
49%
Francisco Canseco
Ciro Rodriguez
56%
2008
42%
Lyle Larson
Ciro Rodriguez
54%
2006
46%
Henry Bonilla
Joe Sullivan
29%
2004
69%
Henry Bonilla
Henry Cuellar
47%
2002
52%
Henry Bonilla
Isidro Garza
39%
2000
59%
Henry Bonilla
Charlie Urbina Jones
35%
1998
64%
Henry Bonilla
Charles P. Jones
36%
1996
62%
Henry Bonilla
Rolando L. Rios
37%
1994
63%
Henry Bonilla
Albert G. Bustamante
38%
1992
59%
Henry Bonilla