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  TX Agriculture Commissioner
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Parents > United States > Texas > Agriculture Commissioner
OfficeCommissioner of Agriculture
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1990 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1990 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1990 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1991 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1995 - 12:00pm
Turnout 22.35% Total Population
ContributorEric
Last ModifiedRBH January 01, 2013 02:55pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1986
NameJim Hightower Votes1,948,736 (59.92%)
Term01/03/1987 - 01/03/1991 Margin710,300 (+21.84%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/08/1994
NameRick Perry Votes2,546,287 (61.93%)
Term01/03/1995 - 01/03/1999 Margin1,066,595 (+25.94%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 13, 1990 TX Agriculture Commissioner - R Primary Rick Perry R 586,031
Mar 13, 1990 TX Agriculture Commissioner - D Primary Jim Hightower D 1,285,189
Apr 10, 1990 TX Agriculture Commissioner - R Runoff Rick Perry R 140,570
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Name St. Rep. Rick Perry (I) Commissioner of Agriculture Jim Hightower Karen Tegtmeyer (W) Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian Independent  
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Certified Votes1,864,463 (49.10%) 1,820,145 (47.94%) 112,017 (2.95%) 490 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -44,318 (-1.17%) -1,752,446 (-46.15%) -1,863,973 (-49.09%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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