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Who & Where
The 92nd District includes the suburban Fort Worth towns of Hurst, Euless, and Bedford. These towns are commonly nicknamed as HEB since they encompass a shared school district and many common retail centers.

Jonathan Stickland
Rep. Stickland was recruited to run by Julie McCarty, president of the board of the NE Tarrant Tea Party. McCarty is quoted as saying that she was impressed with how Stickland confronted Congressman Michael Burgess at a town hall meeting on the subject of Burgess' 2011 vote to raise the federal debt limit.

District Outlook
The 2011-era version of the 92nd shares many of the same geographic and political characteristics as the 2001-era district. The previous representative, Todd Smith, had begun his legislative career with a reputation as being more moderate, often voting with Charlie Geren on education votes opposed by then-Speaker Craddick. That streak of occasional independence was enough for Smith to earn primary opposition in 2010 (which Smith won with 59%) and worked against him in his 2012 primary campaign for a State Senate seat in District 9.

With the ascension of Rep. Stickland against establishment-backed opposition, it would appear that the extreme right wing of the Republican Party in Northeast Tarrant County has succeeded in winning the 92nd district (among others).

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 162,326 126,290 112,250
Anglo 61.4% 65.4% 73.7%
Hispanic 17.0% 14.5% 9.8%
Afr-Am 12.7% 11.5% 10.1%
Other 9.4% 9.0%
Asian 4.1%

2014 Election Analysis

March 4th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Andy Cargile 4,102 35.0%
Jonathan Stickland 7,613 65.0%
Total Votes 11,715

Campaign Finances

Jonathan Stickland

Total Raised Total Spent Cash on Hand Loans
TOTAL $377,817.29 $367,368.84 $164,295.53 $125,000.00
8-day Primary $131,747.73 $87,292.44 $164,295.53 $125,000.00
30-day Primary $49,227.73 $141,646.95 $127,040.24 $125,000.00
January Semi $188,576.83 $101,779.58 $219,459.46 $125,000.00
July Semi $8,265.00 $36,649.87 $132,662.21 $125,000.00

Andy Cargile

Total Raised Total Spent Cash on Hand Loans
TOTAL $176,854.15 $162,954.14 $2,534.52 $15,000.00
Telegram $10,900.00
8-day Primary $107,448.87 $107,735.52 $2,534.52 $15,000.00
30-day Primary $37,104.00 $26,784.00 $5,385.50 $15,000.00
January Semi $21,401.28 $28,434.62 $7,790.54 $15,283.08

2012 Election Analysis

87,105 Registered Voters
7,618 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
59,488 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 61.1% Barack Obama 37.2%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 60.4% Paul Sadler 36.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 60.8% Dale Henry 34.5%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 58.1% Michele Petty 37.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 60.3% Keith Hampton 35.8%
State Representative Jonathan Stickland 80.7%

2010 Election Analysis

92,556 Registered Voters
7,384 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
34,680 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 60.9% Bill White 35.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 67.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 29.0%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 69.1% Barbara Radnofsky 28.1%
Comptroller Susan Combs 83.6%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 66.8% Hector Uribe 29.1%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 66.5% Hank Gilbert 29.7%
RR Commish David Porter 65.4% Jeff Weems 29.7%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 67.2% Jim Sharp 29.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 66.3% Bill Moody 30.0%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 66.1% Blake Bailey 29.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 66.5% Keith Hampton 30.1%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Conservatives demand vote on House speakership as Straus gathers tea party ... - Dallas Morning News
Dallas Morning News
Conservatives demand vote on House speakership as Straus gathers tea party ...Dallas Morning NewsJonathan Stickland of Bedford and Matt Schaefer of Tyler. ?Let the chips fall, and then move on to the business of governing.? Macias said Stickland, Schaefer and other House members who support Straus' challenger, freshman Rep. Scott Turner, R-Frisco, ...Anti-Straus groups promise to hold reps accountable for speaker votesHouston ChronicleTea Party groups in North Texas splinter after Capriglione says there is no ...Texas GOP VoteStraus Backers Claim Support of Most of GOP CaucusMyHighPlainsall 20 news articles »
Newly emboldened GOP targets illegal immigration - Dallas Morning News
Newly emboldened GOP targets illegal immigrationDallas Morning NewsJonathan Stickland, R-Bedford, sponsor of the latest tuition repeal bill, said he has ?a problem with asking taxpayers to subsidize folks who aren't paying into that system and respecting the rules of law.? Supporters, including many business groups ...and more »
Stickland wins State Representative District 92 race - Community Impact Newspaper
Stickland wins State Representative District 92 raceCommunity Impact NewspaperIn the race for the State Representative District 92 seat, incumbent Republican Jonathan Stickland beat opponent Democrat Tina Penney, receiving 21,964 votes or 63.63 percent of the votes cast, with all precincts reporting. Penney tallied 12,553 votes ...


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