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  TX State House Speaker
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Parents > United States > Texas > TX State House > Speaker of the House
OfficeSpeaker
Type Leadership Election
Filing Deadline 00, 2011 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open January 11, 2011 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close January 11, 2011 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 11, 2011 - 12:10pm
Term End January 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
ContributorTX DEM
Last ModifiedTX DEM October 02, 2012 12:37pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/12/1993
NameJames E. "Pete" Laney Votes150 (100.00%)
Term01/12/1993 - 01/10/1995 Margin150 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won01/11/2013
NameJoe Straus III Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/11/2013 - 01/11/2015 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jan 10, 1995 TX State House Speaker
James E. "Pete" Laney
D 150
Jan 14, 1997 TX State House Speaker
James E. "Pete" Laney
D 150
Jan 12, 1999 TX State House Speaker
James E. "Pete" Laney
D 150
Jan 09, 2001 TX State House Speaker
James E. "Pete" Laney
D 149
Jan 14, 2003 TX State House Speaker
Tom Craddick
R 149NPA 1
Jan 11, 2005 TX State House Speaker
Tom Craddick
R 142NPA 4
Jan 09, 2007 TX State House Speaker
Tom Craddick
R 121NPA 27
Jan 13, 2009 TX State House Speaker
Joe Straus III
R 150
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Name (I) St. Rep. Joe Straus III Reject  
PartyRepublican No Party Affiliation  
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Uncertified Votes132 (89.80%) 15 (10.20%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -117 (-79.59%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date 00/00/2010 00/00/2010  
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Jan 10, 2011 05:00pm News [TX House Speaker's Race] Tea Party handed out Wet Wipes for Republicans to "wash their hands" of a bad decision  Article TX DEM 
Jan 10, 2011 03:00pm News San Antonio Rep. Joe Straus wins another term as Texas House speaker  Article TX DEM 

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