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This profile of Texas's 16th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent: Silvestre Reyes Incumbent running? No Primary challenge? N/a
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Silvestre Reyes Democratic Out - lost primary TX SOS Source June 24, 2012 Tim Besco Republican Out of race TX GOP Source April 24, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Robert O'Rourke Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source December 16, 2011 Former El Paso City Councilman Barbara Carrasco Republican Out - lost primary TX SOS Source June 24, 2012 Corey Roen Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source December 11, 2011 Jerome Tilghman Democratic Out - lost primary TX SOS Source June 24, 2012 Paul Johnson Jr Democratic Out - lost primary TX SOS Source June 24, 2012 Ben Mendoza Democratic Out - lost primary TX SOS Source June 24, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Robert O'Rourke, Corey Roen TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Silvestre Reyes Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 9, 2009 Tim Besco Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source June 16, 2009 Jaime Perez Republican Out TX SOS Source March 7, 2010 Did Not File Beto O'Rourke Democratic Out The Green Papers Source December 27, 2009
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Silvestre Reyes, Tim Besco Silvestre Reyes
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Silvestre Reyes
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Silvestre Reyes Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Unopposed by GOP (source needed) March 1, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Silvestre Reyes Silvestre Reyes
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 41% George W. Bush 59% Al Gore 2004 44% George W. Bush 57% John Kerry 2008 34% John McCain 66% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Texas congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "TX-16" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.
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