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  TX US Senate
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 2018 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 2018 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2018 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2025 - 12:00pm
Turnout 40.15% Total Population
ContributorAndy
Last ModifiedRBH December 04, 2018 04:18pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameTed Cruz Votes4,440,137 (56.46%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/03/2019 Margin1,245,210 (+15.83%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 06, 2018 TX US Senate - D Primary Beto O'Rourke
D 1,042,914
Mar 06, 2018 TX US Senate - R Primary Ted Cruz
R 1,549,573
Apr 15, 2018 TX US Senate - LBT Convention Neal Dikeman
LBT 1
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/02/2013 11/06/2018
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Ted Cruz 10 13 2 3
Beto O'Rourke 3 1 ----
Tossup 1 ------
Leaning Call: Ted Cruz (90.00%)
Weighted Call: Ted Cruz (99.37%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

04/03/2017 11/02/2018

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Ted Cruz Rep. Beto O'Rourke Neal Dikeman  
PartyRepublican Democratic Libertarian  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes4,260,553 (50.89%) 4,045,632 (48.33%) 65,470 (0.78%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -214,921 (-2.57%) -4,195,083 (-50.11%)  
Predict Avg.50.21% 47.36% 2.57%  
Cash On Hand 9/30 $11,262,609.00 10/17 $10,336,214.00 $--  
Website [Website] [Campaign Site] [Website]  
Entry Date 00/00/2017 03/31/2017 00/00/2017  
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MATCHUP POLLS (37 from 22 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg50.74%-- 45.98%-- -0.12%--  
Change Research 
11/01/18-11/02/18
49.00% -- 49.00% -- 1.00% --
Emerson College 
10/28/18-10/30/18
50.00% 3.0 47.00% 5.0 1.00% --
Quinnipiac University 
10/22/18-10/28/18
51.00% 3.0 46.00% 1.0 0.00% --
University of Texas - Tyler 
10/15/18-10/28/18
47.00% -- 43.40% -- 0.00% --
Dixie Strategies 
10/25/18-10/26/18
52.00% 6.0 42.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Texas-Austin 
10/15/18-10/21/18
51.00% -- 45.00% -- 2.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
10/27/2018 vs Ted Cruz Web Only Ad Attack eng Ted Cruz Ain't Funny  00:00:30 RP 
10/18/2018 vs Ted Cruz TVAd Attack eng Cruz Throws In The Towel, Campaigns With Trump  00:01:00 Poll Vaulter 
10/15/2018 vs Ted Cruz TVAd Attack eng Ted Cruz loves White Castle  00:00:36 RP 
10/08/2018 vs Ted Cruz TVAd Biography eng Is Ted Cruz "Tough As Texas"?  00:00:30 BrentinCO 
10/01/2018 Ted Cruz vs Beto O'Rourke TVAd Issue eng Stand for the Anthem  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
09/04/2018 vs Beto O'Rourke TVAd Biography eng Bulldozer  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 
07/26/2018 Beto O'Rourke TVAd Feel Good eng Showing Up  00:01:00 RP 
03/06/2018 Ted Cruz vs Beto O'Rourke Radio Ad Biography eng If You're Gonna Run in Texas, you can't be a Liberal Man  00:00:30 Poll Vaulter 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 09, 2018 02:00pm Poll Native Texans voted for native Texan Beto O'Rourke, transplants went for Ted Cruz, exit poll shows   Article RP 
Oct 22, 2018 01:00am General Will Donald Trump's Houston rally for Ted Cruz motivate Republicans — or Democrats?  Article IndyGeorgia 
Oct 19, 2018 08:00am News Beto O'Rourke says he'd vote to impeach Trump, given the chance  Article Poll Vaulter 
Oct 17, 2018 06:00pm Video What Happens When 16 Beto O’Rourke and Ted Cruz Supporters Debate in One Room  Article BrentinCO 
Oct 15, 2018 04:00pm News Libertarian Candidate Files Federal Complaint Against Beto O’Rourke and CNN  Article Candidate Information Needed 
Oct 15, 2018 10:00am News Cruz plays the inside game to beat O'Rourke  Article PA Indy 

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