2012 Texas House Race for District 6 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 6. 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 6 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 6
PercVotesPartyCandidate
58%144892RJoe Barton
39.2%97933DKenneth Sanders
1.9%4843LHugh Chauvin
0.8%2015GBrandon Parmer
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentJoe Barton
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 6

Democrats - Primary Election
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 6
PercVotesCandidateViews
63%26184Joe Barton35
20%8154Joe Chow7
11%4723Frank Kuchar6
6%2355Itamar Gelbman7

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 6 in Texas

House District 6 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 6 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 6
David Cozad
31%
2010
66%
Joe Barton
Ludwig Otto
36%
2008
62%
Joe Barton
David Harris
37%
2006
60%
Joe Barton
Morris Meyer
33%
2004
66%
Joe Barton
Felix Alvarado
28%
2002
70%
Joe Barton
Felix Alvarado
18%
2000
88%
Joe Barton
Ben B. Boothe
26%
1998
73%
Joe Barton
Ben B. Boothe
19%
1996
77%
Joe Barton
Terry Jesmore
22%
1994
76%
Joe Barton
John Dietrich
28%
1992
72%
Joe Barton