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

Leticia Van de Putte on the issues - KXAN.com

KXAN.com

Leticia Van de Putte on the issues
KXAN.com
Abortion ? Van de Putte is pro-choice. ?What we know is that the most important and personal decisions need to be made by women. They need to be made by the families,? she said during the Lt. Governor debate. She voted to ban abortions after twenty ...

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New Dan Patrick Ad Slams Leticia Van de Putte for Liberal Record - Breitbart News

Breitbart News

New Dan Patrick Ad Slams Leticia Van de Putte for Liberal Record
Breitbart News
HOUSTON, Texas -- Texas State Senator and Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick released a new television commercial attacking his opponent, State Senator and Democratic nominee Leticia Van de Putte, as being one of "the most liberal politicians in Texas." ...
Van de Putte, Patrick slam each other in new TV adsDallas Morning News (blog)
New Patrick TV ad: Van de Putte 'out of touch' on educationChron.com (blog)
Editorial: Van de Putte for lieutenant governorEl Paso Times
KERA News -Amarillo.com
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Editorial: We recommend Leticia Van de Putte for lieutenant governor - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

Editorial: We recommend Leticia Van de Putte for lieutenant governor
Dallas Morning News
Leticia Van de Putte, a San Antonio Democrat, has been a steady legislative hand for two decades. Her opponent, Republican Sen. Dan Patrick, is potentially explosive, impact unclear. Also on the ballot are Libertarian Robert D. Butler and the Green ...
FACT CHECK: 'Rape is Always Rape,' New Van de Putte ad targets PatrickKXAN.com
Patrick, Van de Putte call each other too extreme in adsChron.com (blog)
Candidates appear in debateColorado County Citizen
Gilmer Mirror
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Senate Districts

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