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HD23

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Overview

Who & Where

Craig Eiland
On May 22, 2013, Representative Eiland made a personal privilege speech on the floor of the House to announce that he would not be seeking re-election in 2014.

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 163,720 123,736 111,295
Anglo 51.5% 55.5% 59.9%
Hispanic 26.0% 22.7% 16.9%
Afr-Am 20.1% 19.0% 20.7%
Other 3.1% 3.2%
Asian 1.4%

2014 Election Analysis

March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Wayne Faircloth 6,132 66.0%
Bob Senter 3,152 34.0%
Total Votes 9,284

2012 Election Analysis

101,450 Registered Voters
15,089 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
57,386 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 54.6% Barack Obama 44.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 53.0% Paul Sadler 44.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 51.9% Dale Henry 44.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 49.4% Michele Petty 46.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 51.2% Keith Hampton 45.9%
State Representative Wayne Faircloth 46.1% Craig Eiland 53.9%


July 31st Republican Primary Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
Wayne Faircloth 4,958 56.3%
Wm. O. "Bill" Wallace 3,856 43.7%
Total Votes 8,814


May 29th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Rachel Delgado 3,065 29.8%
Wayne Faircloth 3,978 38.6%
Wm. O. "Bill" Wallace 3,258 31.6%
Total Votes 10,301

2010 Election Analysis

104,013 Registered Voters
15,247 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
38,440 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 47.6% Bill White 50.1%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 55.0% Linda Chavez-Thompson 41.8%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 57.6% Barbara Radnofsky 40.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 83.3%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 56.3% Hector Uribe 41.1%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 53.4% Hank Gilbert 43.6%
RR Commish David Porter 52.2% Jeff Weems 43.7%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 50.9% Jim Sharp 46.6%
Supreme Court Paul Green 52.5% Bill Moody 44.9%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 52.6% Blake Bailey 43.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 52.8% Keith Hampton 44.7%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

UTMB prepares to accept Ebola waste from Dallas - Daily News - Galveston County

UTMB prepares to accept Ebola waste from Dallas
Daily News - Galveston County
Craig Eiland, D-Galveston, said. ?The people at the Galveston National Lab are experts, are properly trained and have the equipment to safely and effectively destroy the waste, they have been doing it every day for about 10 years with all kinds of bad ...

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Updated: Criss goes negative in first TV ad for Galveston seat - Chron.com (blog)

Updated: Criss goes negative in first TV ad for Galveston seat
Chron.com (blog)
Craig Eiland. Texas Republicans eye the 23rd District as one of their best pickup opportunities this cycle. The district, which includes all of Chambers County and half of Galveston County, voted for Mitt Romney despite reelecting Eiland in 2012.

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Get involved: Attend the candidate forum - Daily News - Galveston County

Daily News - Galveston County

Get involved: Attend the candidate forum
Daily News - Galveston County
This election for District 23 also will be somewhat historic, since the two are vying for a seat being vacated by very popular and long-serving incumbent Craig Eiland, who was first elected to District 24 in 1994 and then shifted to District 23 by ...

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2012 Election Map

  • Blue = precinct won by Democratic nominee for President, US Senate, or State Representative.
  • Red = precinct won by none of the above three Democratic nominees.
  • White = no votes.

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