2012 Texas House Race for District 26 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 26. 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 26 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 26
PercVotesPartyCandidate
68.3%175669RMichael Burgess
28.6%73661DDavid Sanchez
3%7780LMark Boler
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentMichael Burgess
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 26

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 26
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1David Sanchez0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 26
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Michael Burgess33

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 26 in Texas

House District 26 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 26 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 26
Neil Durrance
31%
2010
67%
Michael Burgess
Ken Leach
36%
2008
60%
Michael Burgess
Tim Barnwell
37%
2006
60%
Michael Burgess
Lico Reyes
33%
2004
66%
Michael C. Burgess
Paul William LeBon
23%
2002
75%
Michael C. Burgess
Steve Love
26%
2000
72%
Richard K. Armey
Steve Love
55%
1998
88%
Richard K. Armey
Jerry Frankel
26%
1996
74%
Richard K. Armey
LeEarl Ann Bryant
22%
1994
76%
Richard K. Armey
John Wayne Caton
27%
1992
73%
Richard K. Armey