CD17

CD17

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Overview

Who & Where

Bill Flores

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,487 532,324 467,540
Anglo 57.7% 62.2% 68.6%
Hispanic 23.3% 19.8% 14.4%
Afr-Am 14.5% 13.0% 13.2%
Other 5.2% 5.3%
Asian 2.4%


2012 Election Analysis

361,919 Registered Voters
42,266 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
224,281 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 60.3% Barack Obama 37.8%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 59.3% Paul Sadler 37.3%
U.S. Congress Bill Flores 79.9%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 58.7% Dale Henry 36.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 56.2% Michele Petty 38.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 57.9% Keith Hampton 38.1%

2010 Election Analysis

369,918 Registered Voters
41,486 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
152,216 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 55.7% Bill White 41.2%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 64.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 31.6%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 67.3% Barbara Radnofsky 30.3%
Comptroller Susan Combs 83.9%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 64.7% Hector Uribe 32.0%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 63.0% Hank Gilbert 33.2%
RR Commish David Porter 61.2% Jeff Weems 34.2%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 60.5% Jim Sharp 36.3%
Supreme Court Paul Green 61.0% Bill Moody 35.8%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 60.9% Blake Bailey 34.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 61.9% Keith Hampton 34.9%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Rick Perry incorrect Congress on five-week vacation; it's a legally mandated ... - PolitiFact

Rick Perry incorrect Congress on five-week vacation; it's a legally mandated ...
PolitiFact
Gov. Rick Perry roused a national conservative confab in Fort Worth this month by touting his decision to send up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border and ladling in a jab at Congress. According to a news story placed online by the ...

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Deal on VA health care funding takes shape in Congress - The Advocate

Deal on VA health care funding takes shape in Congress
The Advocate
"I said for a long time that one of things Congress needs to do is think outside the box and design what VA health care looks like for the 21st century," said Bryan Republican Bill Flores, of Texas. "This bill may sow the seeds for the VA of the 21st ...

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Flores addresses 'hot topics' at town hall meeting here - Cameron Herald

Flores addresses 'hot topics' at town hall meeting here
Cameron Herald
At his town hall meeting at the Cameron ISD Performing Arts Center Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Bill Flores discussed issues he said were identified as ?hot topics? in surveys and polls of his 17th Congressional District constituents. The top issues he said ...

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