CD23

CD23

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Overview

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%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2006 Redistricting

News Results

Top Races to Watch in 2016: The Southwest - Roll Call (blog)
Roll Call (blog)
Top Races to Watch in 2016: The SouthwestRoll Call (blog)The recent Supreme Court decision to uphold the state's nonpartisan redistricting commission kept the current congressional map in place and may keep Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema in the ... Pete Gallego, 50 percent to 48 percent. Gallego is running ...and more »
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Pete Gallego says he'll run to reclaim his congressional seat in 2016 - mySanAntonio.com
mySanAntonio.com
Pete Gallego says he'll run to reclaim his congressional seat in 2016mySanAntonio.comPete Gallego said Thursday he will battle for his former seat in District 23 in the 2016 elections. The Democrat from Alpine said he'll challenge freshman U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, who defeated Gallego in November after one term in office.Gallego to Seek Rematch With U.S. Rep. HurdTexas TribuneGallego seeks comeback, will challenge Hurd for volatile W.Texas seatDallas Morning News (blog)Gallego vows rematch in San Antonio-based congressional districtSan Antonio Express-Newsall 14 news articles »
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Pete Gallego, re-seeking seat, says Will Hurd quit House panel saying he ... - PolitiFact
Pete Gallego, re-seeking seat, says Will Hurd quit House panel saying he ...PolitiFactGallego's campaign spokesman, Anthony Gutierrez, responded to us by email by pointing out a March 2015 entry in the Congressional Record showing that Hurd, a former CIA officer, asked to be removed from the committee in a letter to House Speaker John ...and more »
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