2012 Texas House Race for District 27 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 27. 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 27 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 27
PercVotesPartyCandidate
56.7%120490RBlake Farenthold
39.2%83280DRose Meza Harrison
2.5%5345IBret Baldwin
1.5%3208LCorrie Byrd
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentBlake Farenthold
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionLeaning Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 27

Democrats - Runoff Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 27
PercVotesCandidateViews
61%7009Rosa Meza Harrison0
39%4564Jerry Trevino0
Democrats - Primary Election
Republicans - Primary Election

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 27 in Texas

House District 27 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 27 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 27
Solomon Ortiz
47%
2010
48%
Blake Farenthold
Solomon Ortiz
58%
2008
38%
William Vaden
Solomon Ortiz
57%
2006
39%
Wm "Willie" Vaden
Solomon P. Ortiz
63%
2004
35%
William (Willie) Vad
Solomon P. Ortiz
61%
2002
37%
Pat Ahumada
Solomon P. Ortiz
63%
2000
34%
Pat Ahumada
Solomon P. Ortiz
63%
1998
35%
Erol A. Stone
Solomon P. Ortiz
65%
1996
34%
Joe Gardner
Solomon P. Ortiz
59%
1994
41%
Erol A. Stone
Solomon P. Ortiz
55%
1992
43%
Jay Kimbrough