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

John Carona's right: Wallace Hall should not be at risk of impeachment - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)

John Carona's right: Wallace Hall should not be at risk of impeachment
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Were I to have returned to the Senate in 2015, I would have voted against any resolution to do so. I've never met Mr. Hall, but I believe that he was probably just doing his job as a regent. If there is any fault in his actions, it may have been in his ...

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Gov. Brewer's PAC gets $21652 from ousted Texas state senator - Arizona Daily Sun

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Gov. Brewer's PAC gets $21652 from ousted Texas state senator
Arizona Daily Sun
Company Chairman John Carona put in another $5,000 of his own. And Associa's own PAC kicked in another $10,000. That made the combination the largest source of funds in the three-month period ending June 30. Only auto dealer Jim Click came close, ...
Defeated Texas State Senator Aiding Gov. Brewer's PACKNAU Arizona Public Radio
Jan Pac contributions roll inVerde Independent
Brewer raising political funds with aid of Texas lawmaker unseated by tea ...YourWestValley.com

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Dewhurst names new Senate leaders - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dewhurst names new Senate leaders
Dallas Morning News (blog)
And Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, will head up the Business and Commerce Committee, replacing John Carona of Dallas who lost his re-election bid. Eltife also will remain chairman of Senate Administration. Dewhurst, who lost his bid for re-election in the ...

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