Texas Senate, District 20

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District 20 of the Texas Senate is a senatorial district that currently serves all of Brooks, Jim Wells and Nueces counties and a portion of Hidalgo county in the U.S. state of Texas. The current Senator from District 20 is Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa.

Election history[edit]

Election history of District 20 from 1992.[1]

Most recent election[edit]

2004[edit]

Texas general election, 2004: Senate District 20[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa (Incumbent) 116,723 100.00 0.00
Majority 116,723 100.00 0.00
Turnout 116,723 +48.34
Democratic hold

Previous elections[edit]

2002[edit]

Texas general election, 2002: Senate District 20[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa 78,685 100.00 +41.91
Majority 78,685 100.00 +83.82
Turnout 78,685 -20.23
Democratic hold
Democratic primary runoff, 2002: Senate District 20[4]
Candidate Votes % ±%
Barbara Canales-Black 27,068 44.53 +5.47[5]
Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa 33,716 55.47 +12.45
Majority 6,648 10.94
Turnout 60,784
Democratic primary, 2002: Senate District 20[6]
Candidate Votes % ±%
Barbara Canales-Black 25,922 39.07
Ruben M. Garcia 4,266 6.43
Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa 28,543 43.02
Diana Martinez 7,624 11.49
Turnout 66,355

1998[edit]

Texas general election, 1998: Senate District 20[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Joe Gardner 41,338 41.91 +0.35
Democratic Carlos F. Truan (Incumbent) 57,298 58.09 -0.35
Majority 15,960 16.18 -0.71
Turnout 98,636 -14.04
Democratic hold

1994[edit]

Texas general election, 1994: Senate District 20[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carlos F. Truan (Incumbent) 67,066 58.44 -41.56
Republican Rex Moses 47,656 41.56 +41.56
Majority 19,380 16.89 -83.11
Turnout 114,752 +12.06
Democratic hold

1992[edit]

Texas general election, 1992: Senate District 20[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Carlos F. Truan (Incumbent) 102,405 100.00
Majority 102,405 100.00
Turnout 102,405
Democratic hold
Democratic primary, 1992: Senate District 20[10]
Candidate Votes % ±%
Mark Crawford 24,538 35.83
Carlos F. Truan (Incumbent) 43,952 64.17
Majority 19,414 28.35
Turnout 68,490

District officeholders[edit]

Legislature Senator, District 20 Counties in District
3 David C. Van Derlip Bexar, Comal, Gillespie, Guadalupe, Medina, Santa Fé.
4 John Winfield Scott Dancy Bastrop, Caldwell, Fayette.
5 James W. McDade Washington.
6
7 Chauncey Berkeley Shepard
8
9 Alfred T. Obenchain
William Quayle
Erath, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker, Tarrant.
10 William Quayle
11 William R. Shannon
12 William H. Pyle Ellis, Hill, Kaufman, Navarro.
13
14 Amzi Bradshaw Dallas, Ellis, Tarrant.
15 John W. Carroll Austin, Burleson, Washington.
16 William Kercheval Homan
17
18 William R. Shannon Jack, Parker, Tarrant, Wise.
19
20 James Jones Jarvis
21
22 Augustus M. Carter
23 Walter Tips Burnet, Travis, Williamson.
24
25 William D. Yett
26
27
28 James H. Faubion Burnet, Lampasas, Travis, Williamson.
29 George Washington Glasscock, Jr.
30
31 John L. Peeler
32
33 Temple H. McGregor
34 Robert J. Eckhardt
Temple H. McGregor
35 Walter D. Caldwell
36
37 Ashley E. Wood
38
39 Burnet, Lampasas, Llano, San Saba, Travis, Williamson.
40
41 John W. Hornsby
42
43
44
45 Houghton Brownlee
46
47
48
49 James A. Stanford
50
51 Carlos C. Ashley, Sr.
52
53 William H. Shireman Kenedy, Kleberg, Nueces, Willacy.
54
55 Bruce Reagan
56
57
58
59
60 All of Kenedy, Kleberg, Nueces, Willacy.
Portion of Cameron.
61 Ronald W. Bridges
62
63 Mike McKinnon Bee, Kenedy, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio, Willacy.
64
65 Carlos F. Truan
66
67
68 All of Brooks, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Nueces, San Patricio, Willacy.
Portion of Hidalgo.
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78 Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa All of Brooks, Jim Wells, Nueces.
Portion of Hidalgo.
79
80

References[edit]

  1. ^ Uncontested primary elections are not shown.
  2. ^ "2004 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  3. ^ "2002 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  4. ^ "2002 Democratic Party Primary Runoff Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  5. ^ Change from primary percentage.
  6. ^ "2002 Democratic Party Primary Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  7. ^ "1998 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  8. ^ "1994 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  9. ^ "1992 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04. 
  10. ^ "1992 Democratic Party Primary Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2007-01-04.