Mike Moncrief

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Mike Moncrief
43rd Mayor of Fort Worth
In office
20 May 2003[1] – 12 July 2011[1]
Preceded by Kenneth Barr
Succeeded by Betsy Price
Member of the Texas Senate from the 12th District
In office
1991–2003
Preceded by Hugh Q. Parmer
Succeeded by Jane Nelson
Personal details
Born Fort Worth, Texas
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Rosie
Profession Business owner

Michael J. Moncrief is an American politician who served as mayor of Fort Worth, Texas, from 2003 to 2011. Moncrief was first elected to the Texas Legislature in 1971 serving for two years. From 1974 to 1986 he served as judge of the Tarrant County Commissioners Court. He served as a State Senator from the 12th district as a Democrat.[2] On May 3, 2003, Moncrief was elected mayor in a non-partisan race replacing outgoing mayor Kenneth Barr. He was re-elected in May 2009 with 70% of the vote. Moncrief is an alumnus of Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas, where he served as the first Texan Rider, the mascot of Tarleton State.

Election history[edit]

Senate election history of Moncrief from 1992.[3]

Previous elections[edit]

2000[edit]

Texas general election, 2000: Senate District 12[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican George Host 61,846 36.34 +36.34
Democratic Mike Moncrief (Incumbent) 108,349 63.66 -36.34
Majority 46,503 27.32 -72.68
Turnout 170,195 +50.97
Democratic hold

1996[edit]

Texas general election, 1996: Senate District 12[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Mike Moncrief (Incumbent) 112,733 100.00 0.00
Majority 112,733 100.00 0.00
Turnout 112,733 +19.03
Democratic hold
Democratic primary, 1996: Senate District 12[6]
Candidate Votes % ±%
Mike Moncrief (Incumbent) 16,932 83.40
Nancy Ward 3,369 16.60
Majority 13,563 66.81
Turnout 20,301

1994[edit]

Texas general election, 1994: Senate District 12[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Mike Moncrief (Incumbent) 94,707 100.00 0.00
Majority 94,707 100.00 0.00
Turnout 94,707 -6.99
Democratic hold

1992[edit]

Texas general election, 1992: Senate District 12[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Mike Moncrief (Incumbent) 101,823 100.00
Majority 101,823 100.00
Turnout 101,823
Democratic hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "City of Fort Worth Mayors and Council Members 1967 - Present". Tarrant County, Texas E-archives. Retrieved 2014-02-11. 
  2. ^ "Fort Worth's Mike Moncrief: quintessential public servant". http://www.star-telegram.com. 7-9-2011. Retrieved 10-11-2011. 
  3. ^ Uncontested primary elections are not shown.
  4. ^ "2000 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-03. 
  5. ^ "1996 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-03. 
  6. ^ "1996 Democratic Party Primary Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-03. 
  7. ^ "1994 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-03. 
  8. ^ "1992 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-03. 
Preceded by
Hugh Q. Parmer
Texas State Senator
from District 12 (Fort Worth)

1991–2003
Succeeded by
Jane Nelson