2012 Texas House Race for District 5 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 5. 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 5 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 5
PercVotesPartyCandidate
64.4%134005RJeb Hensarling
33.2%69025DLinda Mrosko
2.4%4957LKen Ashby
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJeb Hensarling
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 5

Democrats - Runoff Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
61%1846Linda Mrosko0
39%1189Tom Berry8
Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
39%2777Linda Mrosko0
31%2219Tom Berry8
30%2097Pat Wallace0
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 5
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Jeb Hensarling34

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 5 in Texas

House District 5 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 5 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 5
Tom Berry
28%
2010
71%
Jeb Hensarling
Tom Berry
21%
2008
84%
Jeb Hensarling
Charlie Thompson
36%
2006
62%
Jeb Hensarling
Bill Bernstein
33%
2004
64%
Jeb Hensarling
Ron Chapman
40%
2002
58%
Jeb Hensarling
Regina Montoya Coggi
44%
2000
54%
Pete Sessions
Victor M. Morales
43%
1998
56%
Pete Sessions
John Pouland
47%
1996
53%
Pete Sessions
John Bryant
50%
1994
47%
Pete Sessions
John Bryant
59%
1992
37%
Richard Stokley