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This profile of Texas's 02nd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Ted Poe Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Ted Poe Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source August 3, 2011 Jim Dougherty Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source April 24, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Ted Poe, Jim Dougherty TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Ted Poe Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source March 24, 2010 Unopposed by Dems (source needed)
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Ted Poe Ted Poe
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Ted Poe
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Ted Poe Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 9, 2009 Unopposed by Dems (source needed) March 1, 2009 Conrad Allen Democratic Out (source needed) March 9, 2009 Set up Exploratory Committee and then withdrew.
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Ted Poe Ted Poe
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 63% George W. Bush 37% Al Gore 2004 63% George W. Bush 37% John Kerry 2008 60% John McCain 40% 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-02" (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.