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Who & Where

Pete Gallego

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 489,508 403,500
Anglo 25.5% 28.9% 33.8%
Hispanic 69.3% 65.8% 60.6%
Afr-Am 3.6% 3.6% 3.4%
Other 2.1% 2.1%
Asian 1.0%

2012 Election Analysis

367,400 Registered Voters
204,286 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
198,046 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 50.7% Barack Obama 48.0%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 51.7% Paul Sadler 45.3%
U.S. Congress Quico Canseco 45.6% Pete Gallego 50.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 49.8% Dale Henry 45.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 46.8% Michele Petty 48.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 50.0% Keith Hampton 46.9%

2010 Election Analysis

367,614 Registered Voters
202,476 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
122,593 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 51.7% Bill White 45.6%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 55.9% Linda Chavez-Thompson 40.2%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 60.7% Barbara Radnofsky 37.1%
Comptroller Susan Combs 82.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 55.1% Hector Uribe 42.1%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 55.4% Hank Gilbert 40.7%
RR Commish David Porter 54.5% Jeff Weems 40.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 54.4% Jim Sharp 42.6%
Supreme Court Paul Green 54.5% Bill Moody 42.5%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 56.3% Blake Bailey 39.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 55.3% Keith Hampton 41.5%


2011 Redistricting

2006 Redistricting

News Results

Hurd upends Gallego in District 23 -
Hurd upends Gallego in District 23mySanAntonio.comPete Gallego early Wednesday conceded defeat to GOP challenger Will Hurd in Texas Congressional District 23. Both candidates confirmed they spoke shortly before 1 a.m. to discuss the outcome. Gallego, D-Alpine, issued a statement saying he wished ...In TX 23, Will Hurd defeats Pete Gallego; other Texans in US House win re ...Dallas Morning News (blog)Hurd defeats incumbent Gallego in Dist. 23KSAT San AntonioU.S. HOUSE TX-23: Gallego concedes U.S. House seat to HurdKENS 5 TVPolitico -Texas Tribune -The Hill (blog)all 81 news articles »
Report: DCCC urging Pete Gallego to run again in 2016 - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Report: DCCC urging Pete Gallego to run again in 2016Dallas Morning News (blog)Pete Gallego lost his re-election bid two weeks ago ? and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is already pushing for him to run in 2016, Roll Call reports. Gallego, a freshman Democrat from Alpine, was unseated by Republican Will Hurd by ...
Congressional race pitting Pete Gallego, Will Hurd is the only competitive ... - Fox News Latino
Fox News Latino
Congressional race pitting Pete Gallego, Will Hurd is the only competitive ...Fox News LatinoThey call it the only true competitive race in Texas in this year's election. It's the state's 23rd congressional district, where no party really ever has a lock on voters. First-term, incumbent Democrat Rep. Pete Gallego is fighting to hold on to his ...Republican group hits Gallego over health care lawDallas Morning News (blog)all 4 news articles »

U.S. Congressional Districts

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