SD26

SD26

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Overview

Who & Where

Leticia Van de Putte

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 802,046 589,522 508,680 514,260
Anglo 21.2% 24.8% 28.7% 28.5%
Hispanic 68.4% 64.8% 61.2% 61.2%
Afr-Am 8.1% 7.6% 7.5% 7.6%
Other 3.3% 3.5%
Asian 1.5% 1.4%

2012 Election Analysis

388,282 Registered Voters
214,820 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
207,960 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 36.3% Barack Obama 62.0%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 36.1% Paul Sadler 60.6%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 36.0% Dale Henry 59.3%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 33.1% Michele Petty 63.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 36.5% Keith Hampton 60.6%
State Senate Leticia Van de Putte 80.3%

2010 Election Analysis

406,523 Registered Voters
219,706 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
117,909 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 38.0% Bill White 59.1%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 42.9% Linda Chavez-Thompson 53.1%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 49.0% Barbara Radnofsky 48.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 73.2%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 41.7% Hector Uribe 55.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 42.0% Hank Gilbert 54.0%
RR Commish David Porter 40.9% Jeff Weems 53.8%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 42.4% Jim Sharp 54.6%
Supreme Court Paul Green 42.1% Bill Moody 54.7%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 45.4% Blake Bailey 50.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 42.4% Keith Hampton 54.4%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Van de Putte Isn't One of Those Serape-Wearing, Tortilla-Tossing Candidates - Houston Press (blog)

Van de Putte Isn't One of Those Serape-Wearing, Tortilla-Tossing Candidates
Houston Press (blog)
At the beginning of her campaign for Lieutenant Governor, most voters connected Leticia Van de Putte with the now-legendary Wendy Davis filibuster to stop SB5 and her frustration at being ignored by the presiding chair and bravely remarking, "At what ...

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Leticia Van De Putte Takes Campaign For Lieutenant Governor On The Road - Huffington Post

Leticia Van De Putte Takes Campaign For Lieutenant Governor On The Road
Huffington Post
Leticia Van de Putte is taking her campaign for lieutenant governor on the road, embarking on a 16-city bus tour that over nine days will swing the Democratic nominee through every major corner of Texas, including Houstson. Van de Putte will kick off ...
Senator Leticia Van de Putte Kicks Off Campaign with Statewide Bus TourDallasweekly
Lieutenant governor candidate to be in Alice SundayAlice Echo-News Journal

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Op-Ed: Miles and Miles of Texas on the Leticia Van de Putte Bus Tour - Burnt Orange Report

Op-Ed: Miles and Miles of Texas on the Leticia Van de Putte Bus Tour
Burnt Orange Report
Last week, Senator Leticia Van de Putte wrapped up her statewide bus tour that traveled across Texas to engage voters in advance of this November's election. From Pharr to Lubbock, San Antonio to Houston, Van de Putte visited with voters and made clear ...
Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated PressKRGV

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Senate Districts

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