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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

Money war highlights race for Galveston district - Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle

Money war highlights race for Galveston district
Houston Chronicle
Craig Eiland. Faircloth earned 46 percent of the vote in his first run against Eiland in 2012, but the popular Democrat's departure has given Republicans an opportunity to flip a district which also voted for Mitt Romney in that same election. Industry ...

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Criss, Faircloth to participate in forum at Galveston College - Daily News - Galveston County

Criss, Faircloth to participate in forum at Galveston College
Daily News - Galveston County
When state Rep. Craig Eiland, D-Galveston, decided not to seek re-election for the District 23 office, it left the spot wide open for the November election. The Republicans nominated Wayne Faircloth for the seat, while Democrats picked Susan Criss. The ...

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Groups team up to teach during The Incredible Years - Daily News - Galveston County

Groups team up to teach during The Incredible Years
Daily News - Galveston County
GALVESTON ? St. Vincent's House is partnering with the Galveston Sustainable Communities Alliance and the Family Service Center to train two Hope Academy preschool teachers this month to become facilitators of The Incredible Years parenting program.

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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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