Texas Newspaper Endorsements

  • October 25, 2012

As Election Day nears, editorial boards at newspapers across Texas have begun to endorse candidates, and already there have been some surprises. Below you'll find a list we compiled of official endorsements in particularly competitive or noteworthy races. We'll be updating this list as endorsements continue to be published. Click on a name to read the endorsement.

Newspapers Complete List President U.S. Sen. CD-14 CD-23 HD-23 HD-78 HD-102 HD-105 HD-107 HD-114 HD-117 HD-136 SD-10 P-6, TX Supreme Court P. Judge, Court of CA Railroad Comm.
The Dallas Morning News Endorsements Mitt Romney Paul Sadler N/A N/A N/A N/A Stefani Carter Linda Harper-Brown Robert Miklos Jason Villalba N/A N/A N/A Nathan Hecht Keith Hampton Christi Craddick
Houston Chronicle Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz Nick Lampson N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A No endorsement Keith Hampton Christi Craddick
Fort Worth Star-Telegram Endorsements Mitt Romney Paul Sadler N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Wendy Davis Nathan Hecht Keith Hampton Christi Craddick
San Antonio Express News Endorsements Barack Obama Paul Sadler N/A Pete Gallego N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Philip Cortez N/A N/A Hecht Keith Hampton No endorsement
Austin American-Statesman Endorsements N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Matt Stillwell N/A N/A N/A N/A
El Paso Times Endorsements N/A N/A N/A Pete Gallego N/A Dee Margo N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
San Angelo Standard-Times Endorsements N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Nathan Hecht Keith Hampton Christi Craddick
Galveston Daily News Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz Nick Lampson N/A Craig Eiland N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A No endorsement N/A N/A
The Eagle (Bryan-College Station) Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Nathan Hecht Keith Hampton Dale Henry
Beaumont Enterprise Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz Nick Lampson N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Midland Telegraph-Reporter Endorsements Mitt Romney Ted Cruz N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Christi Craddick
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