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

LIHEAP Advocates Make Push For Greater Funding on Capitol Hill - Energy Collective

LIHEAP Advocates Make Push For Greater Funding on Capitol Hill
Energy Collective
Bill Flores (TX-17) to discuss LIHEAP funding. Photo Credit: Entergy. Dozens of LIHEAP advocates met with members of Congress and their staff, and took to social media advocating for $4.7 billion in LIHEAP funding for FY2015. You can share your ...

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Mulvaney Angling to Lead House Conservatives - National Journal

Mulvaney Angling to Lead House Conservatives
National Journal
Mick Mulvaney of South Carolina will seek the chairmanship of the Republican Study Committee in the 114th Congress, National Journal has learned, the first significant measure of internal campaigning amid a season marked by quiet, cautious jostling for ...

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For safety's sake: US flag a casualty in school's 'dangerous' attempt to quell ... - Washington Times

For safety's sake: US flag a casualty in school's 'dangerous' attempt to quell ...
Washington Times
Twenty members of Congress lent their support Tuesday to a lawsuit filed on behalf of three California students who were forbidden from wearing American flag T-shirts at their high school during a Cinco de Mayo celebration, a decision an appeals court ...

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