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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

us rep. pete gallego - Bigbendnow


us rep. pete gallego
My committee assignments helped too. I serve on the House Armed Services Committee and House Agriculture Committee. These committees are key for Texas and for the district ? and this session, they were also at the center of several acts of Congress.

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Marquee congressional race in Texas rated more competitive - (blog)

Marquee congressional race in Texas rated more competitive (blog)
The contest in southwest Texas' 23rd congressional district still looks good for first-term Democrat Pete Gallego of Alpine. But as he prepares to face off against Republican challenger Will Hurd this fall, some political handicappers rate the race a ...

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Top 5 Races to Watch in the Southwest - Roll Call (blog)

Top 5 Races to Watch in the Southwest
Roll Call (blog)
Pete Gallego's race for a second term hasn't received much attention, in large part because of some GOP strategists' lack of enthusiasm for former Rep. Francisco ?Quico? Canseco's comeback bid and lack of initial familiarity with their nominee, former ...

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