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Who & Where

Terry Canales

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 168,662 108,086 68,920
Anglo 4.7% 6.1% 8.5%
Hispanic 93.8% 92.1% 88.9%
Afr-Am 1.0% 1.1% 1.5%
Other 0.8% 0.9%
Asian 0.7%

2014 Election Analysis

62,576 Registered Voters
55,110 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
15,874 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 27.9% David Alameel 66.3%
Governor Greg Abbott 28.6% Wendy Davis 69.0%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 23.0% Leticia Van de Putte 74.5%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 23.9% Sam Houston 71.5%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 24.2% Mike Collier 70.9%
Land Commish George P. Bush 29.4% John Cook 66.4%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 23.3% Jim Hogan 71.4%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 23.0% Steve Brown 67.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 24.5% Bill Moody 72.4%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 25.7% Lawrence Meyers 71.2%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 22.5% Gina Benavides 74.7%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 61.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 25.7% John Granberg 70.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 54.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 61.1%
State Representative Terry Canales 100.0%

2012 Election Analysis

53,673 Registered Voters
46,955 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
26,187 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 23.7% Barack Obama 75.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 26.6% Paul Sadler 70.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 21.2% Dale Henry 74.7%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 20.5% Michele Petty 75.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 22.8% Keith Hampton 74.9%
State Representative Terry Canales 100.0%

July 31st Democratic Primary Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
Terry Canales 3,209 53.0%
Agustin "Gus" Hernandez, Jr. 2,850 47.0%
Total Votes 6,059

May 29th Democratic Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Timoteo "TC" Betancourt 2,089 19.3%
Terry Canales 3,301 30.5%
Agustin "Gus" Hernandez, Jr. 2,840 26.2%
Robert Pena 2,607 24.1%
Total Votes 10,837

2010 Election Analysis

55,174 Registered Voters
47,138 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
12,339 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 25.4% Bill White 73.2%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 25.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 71.6%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 32.0% Barbara Radnofsky 66.2%
Comptroller Susan Combs 67.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 24.2% Hector Uribe 74.0%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 24.9% Hank Gilbert 72.2%
RR Commish David Porter 24.8% Jeff Weems 70.8%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 24.4% Jim Sharp 73.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 24.1% Bill Moody 73.5%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 29.2% Blake Bailey 68.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 24.6% Keith Hampton 72.9%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Texas Monthly slaps state Rep. Terry Canales with 'dishonorable mention' - KGBT-TV
Texas Monthly slaps state Rep. Terry Canales with 'dishonorable mention'KGBT-TVTexas Monthly slapped state Rep. Terry Canales with a dishonorable mention in the magazine's July issue, calling him ?a rooster who loves the sound of his own crowing.? After every legislative session, Texas Monthly editors publish a ?Best and Worst ...
Mexican music icon Joan Sebastian dead at 64; remembered in the Valley - Monitor
Mexican music icon Joan Sebastian dead at 64; remembered in the ValleyMonitorAfter their divorce, she wed Edinburg attorney Terry Canales, a Democratic state representative. Erica Canales wept Monday evening as she recalled how she met Sebastian as a 17-year-old girl after one of his local performances in 1998. She told the ...and more »
Democrat State Rep Denies Involvement in Scheme to Bribe Border Judge - Breitbart News
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Democrat State Rep Denies Involvement in Scheme to Bribe Border JudgeBreitbart NewsMCALLEN, Texas ? Texas State Representative Terry Canales (D-Edinburg) is denying any wrongdoing after the former warden of a private prison on the Texas border was charged for his alleged role in bribing a convicted Texas border judge in order to get ...


House Districts

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