2012 Texas House Race for District 8 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Texas house race in district 8. 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 8 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Texas house election - class or district 8
PercVotesPartyCandidate
77.4%191254RKevin Brady
20.3%50077DNeil Burns
2.4%5851LRoy Hall
Election Information for Texas
Primary DateMay 29, 2012
Runoff DateJuly 31, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentKevin Brady
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Texas House Race for District 8

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Neil Burns3
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Texas - class or district 8
PercVotesCandidateViews
76%48324Kevin Brady33
24%15173Larry Youngblood9

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 8 in Texas

House District 8 in Texas

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 8 in Texas in 2012
Past Election Results - Texas District 8
Kent Hargett
17%
2010
80%
Kevin Brady
Kent Hargett
25%
2008
73%
Kevin Brady
James Wright
33%
2006
67%
Kevin Brady
James “Jim” Wright
30%
2004
69%
Kevin Brady
James “Jim” Wright
51%
2002
93%
Kevin Brady
James “Jim” Wright
30%
2000
92%
Kevin Brady
James “Jim” Wright
58%
1998
93%
Kevin Brady
James “Jim” Wright
151%
1996
41%
Gene Fontenot
James “Jim” Wright
48%
1994
92%
Jack Fields
Chas. Robinson
23%
1992
77%
Jack Fields