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  TX Lt. Governor - R Primary
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Texas > Lt. Governor
OfficeLieutenant Governor
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline December 09, 2013 - 04:00pm
Polls Open March 04, 2014 - 07:00am
Polls Close March 04, 2014 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Turnout 6.37% Total Population
ContributorTX DEM
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia March 05, 2014 01:12pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameDavid Dewhurst Votes3,049,109 (61.78%)
Term01/18/2011 - 01/20/2015 Margin1,329,907 (+26.95%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTX Lt. Governor 11/04/2014
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/03/2011 03/04/2014
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Susan Combs ------1
David Dewhurst 5 1 1 --
Dan Patrick 2 --2 --
Leaning Call: David Dewhurst (45.45%)
Weighted Call: David Dewhurst (69.87%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph
10/19/2011 02/17/2014

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Sen. Dan Patrick (I) Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst Commissioner of Agriculture Todd Staples Commissioner of Land Jerry Patterson  
PartyRepublican Republican Republican Republican  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Uncertified Votes (99.95% in)550,742 (41.45%) 376,164 (28.31%) 235,972 (17.76%) 165,777 (12.48%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -174,578 (-13.14%) -314,770 (-23.69%) -384,965 (-28.97%)  
Estimated Final550,991 (41.45%) 376,334 (28.31%) 236,078 (17.76%) 165,852 (12.48%)  
Predict Avg.31.00% 37.00% 17.00% 15.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
MATCHUP POLLS (8 from 3 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg35.85%-- 41.85%-- 21.85%-- 19.85%--  
University of Texas-Austin 
02/07/14-02/17/14
31.00% 21.0 37.00% 18.0 17.00% 12.0 15.00% 9.0
Public Policy Polling (D) 
11/01/13-11/04/13
18.00% -- 37.00% -- 4.00% -- 10.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
06/28/13-07/01/13
17.00% -- 37.00% -- 5.00% -- 7.00% --
University of Texas-Austin 
05/31/13-06/09/13
10.00% 13.0 19.00% -- 5.00% 4.0 6.00% 5.0
University of Texas-Austin 
05/07/12-05/13/12
23.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 9.00% 1.0 11.00% 3.0
Dresner, Wickers & Associates (R) 
04/27/12-04/30/12
15.00% -- 0.00% -- 7.00% -- 5.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Young Conservatives of Texas
R Mike Huckabee [L]
  Houston Chronicle
R Maryland Republican
  Corpus Christi Caller-Times
R Nolan Ryan [L]
  Dallas Morning News
  Beaumont Enterprise
R Ron Paul [L]
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Dec 12, 2013 10:30am News [TX] GOP lieutenant governor hopefuls back creationism  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jun 27, 2013 03:00pm News Coming Out Swinging, Dan Patrick Announces for Lt. Gov.  Article TX DEM 
Aug 28, 2012 11:00am News Dewhurst says he intends to run for lieutenant governor in 2014  Article TX DEM 
Jul 20, 2011 09:00pm Announcement [TX] Land commissioner [Jerry Patterson] announces candidacy for lieutenant governor  Article TX DEM 
Jul 20, 2011 05:00pm News [TX] Ag. Commish Todd Staples sets stage for lt. gov campaign  Article TX DEM 

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