SD16

SD16

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Overview

Who & Where

John Carona

District Outlook
Sen. Carona is being challenged in the 2014 Republican primary by Dallas real estate developer Don Huffines.

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 816,670 614,614 477,110 483,810
Anglo 48.3% 53.0% 67.2% 66.2%
Hispanic 30.0% 25.8% 13.9% 14.4%
Afr-Am 11.8% 11.1% 11.7% 11.8%
Other 10.4% 10.4%
Asian 5.6% 5.7%

2012 Election Analysis

420,581 Registered Voters
42,910 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
281,985 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 57.0% Barack Obama 41.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 56.1% Paul Sadler 41.1%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 58.2% Dale Henry 37.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 55.9% Michele Petty 39.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 56.0% Keith Hampton 40.6%
State Senate John Carona 100.0%

2010 Election Analysis

424,324 Registered Voters
40,838 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
175,788 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 56.3% Bill White 41.4%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 65.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 32.1%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 63.4% Barbara Radnofsky 34.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.1%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 64.9% Hector Uribe 32.4%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 64.2% Hank Gilbert 32.9%
RR Commish David Porter 61.0% Jeff Weems 35.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 64.6% Jim Sharp 33.1%
Supreme Court Paul Green 64.0% Bill Moody 33.5%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 64.6% Blake Bailey 32.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 62.6% Keith Hampton 35.0%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Former State Senator John Carona Owner of First National Bank of Kemp, Texas - IT Business Net
Former State Senator John Carona Owner of First National Bank of Kemp, TexasIT Business NetDALLAS, June 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- John Carona, CEO of Associa and former state senator from district 16, is now the owner and chairman of the board at the First National Bank of Kemp, Texas. Carona's holding company, FNBK Holdings, Inc., ...and more »
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3 Texas Congressmen Anticipating Tea Party Challengers - Gilmer Mirror
3 Texas Congressmen Anticipating Tea Party ChallengersGilmer MirrorIt's "Will he be the next John Carona?" Sessions' U.S. House district shared territory with the former Dallas state senator's until Carona fell in a 2014 primary to the Tea Party-backed Don Huffines. Tea Party activists say that presents an opportunity ...and more »
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McGough earns slim victory in Lake Highlands council district - Dallas Morning News
Dallas Morning News
McGough earns slim victory in Lake Highlands council districtDallas Morning NewsMcGough and Reyes are both attorneys and former political staffers, for Mayor Mike Rawlings and former state Sen. John Carona, respectively. McGough, 38, lost support from some of the mayor's allies when he declared his desire to kill the largest ...and more »
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