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  TX US Senate - R Runoff
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 09, 2012 - 12:00am
Polls Open July 31, 2012 - 07:00am
Polls Close July 31, 2012 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Turnout 5.33% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH August 01, 2012 02:04pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2006
NameKay Bailey Hutchison Votes2,661,789 (61.69%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2013 Margin1,106,587 (+25.65%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameTed Cruz Votes4,440,137 (56.46%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/03/2019 Margin1,245,210 (+15.83%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceTX US Senate 11/06/2012
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
05/30/2012 07/31/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Ted Cruz 13 5 ----
David Dewhurst 4 3 2 --
Leaning Call: Ted Cruz (58.97%)
Weighted Call: Ted Cruz (100.00%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

05/22/2012 07/26/2012

CANDIDATES
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Name Ted Cruz Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst  
PartyRepublican Republican  
Uncertified Votes631,114 (56.80%) 480,010 (43.20%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -151,104 (-13.60%)  
Predict Avg.44.50% 51.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (7 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg49.28%-- 43.13%--  
Baselice & Associates (R) 
07/24/12-07/26/12
43.00% 1.0 48.00% 2.0
Public Policy Polling (D) 
07/24/12-07/25/12
52.00% 3.0 42.00% 2.0
Wenzel Strategies (R) 
07/10/12-07/11/12
47.00% -- 38.00% --
Public Policy Polling (D) 
07/10/12-07/11/12
49.00% -- 44.00% --
Baselice & Associates (R) 
07/05/12-07/08/12
42.00% -- 50.00% --
Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research 
06/24/12-06/26/12
49.00% -- 40.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Family-Pac Federal
LBT Smart
AENM Angry Russian
R Michael C. Burgess [L]
R Nolan Ryan [L]
R Tom Leppert [L]
R 00
R Sensible Conservative
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
07/30/2012 Ted Cruz TVAd Endorsement eng Save America   00:00:30 RP 
07/23/2012 David Dewhurst TVAd Attack eng Ted Cruz should be ashamed   00:00:30 RP 
07/21/2012 Ted Cruz TVAd Endorsement eng Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate   00:00:30 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jul 16, 2012 08:50pm News Wealth Gives Dewhurst Huge Money Advantage  Article TX DEM 
Jul 09, 2012 01:00pm News Texas: Republican State Legislators Come Out Against Ted Cruz  Article TX DEM 

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