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Overview

Who & Where

Ted Poe

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 518,345 415,945
Anglo 50.8% 55.0% 65.7%
Hispanic 30.8% 27.3% 17.6%
Afr-Am 10.5% 9.6% 9.7%
Other 8.5% 8.6%
Asian 5.7%


2012 Election Analysis

377,094 Registered Voters
54,572 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
252,393 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 62.9% Barack Obama 35.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 62.9% Paul Sadler 34.4%
U.S. Congress Ted Poe 64.8% Jim Dougherty 32.7%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 64.0% Dale Henry 32.3%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 61.2% Michele Petty 35.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 62.0% Keith Hampton 35.1%

2010 Election Analysis

372,078 Registered Voters
50,404 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
172,006 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 59.9% Bill White 38.2%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 68.3% Linda Chavez-Thompson 28.8%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 70.2% Barbara Radnofsky 28.0%
Comptroller Susan Combs 84.7%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 68.9% Hector Uribe 28.5%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 68.2% Hank Gilbert 29.2%
RR Commish David Porter 66.5% Jeff Weems 30.1%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 67.8% Jim Sharp 30.0%
Supreme Court Paul Green 67.2% Bill Moody 30.6%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 69.0% Blake Bailey 28.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 68.6% Keith Hampton 29.2%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Ted Poe Wins Midterm Election Race Against Niko Letsos - Huffington Post
Ted Poe Wins Midterm Election Race Against Niko LetsosHuffington PostTed Poe (R-Texas) defeated his Democratic opponent Niko Letsos in the midterm election race to represent Texas' 2nd congressional district on Tuesday. Letsos is a high school teacher who is "embarrassed and angered by how we are represented in ...and more »
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GOP lawmakers propose 'Separation of Powers Act' to thwart Obama - TheBlaze.com (blog)
TheBlaze.com (blog)
GOP lawmakers propose 'Separation of Powers Act' to thwart ObamaTheBlaze.com (blog)The ?Separation of Powers Act,? from Reps. Ted Poe (R-Texas) and Diane Black (R-Tenn.), would stop funding for any deferred deportation action under Obama's plan, and also stop funding for any new green cards that would be created by the White House.GOP bill would defund immigration orderThe Hill (blog)Black bill aims to stop funds for Obama immigration actsThe Tennesseanall 7 news articles »
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Poe Hails Committee Passage Of The Paul Simon Water For The World Act - Texas GOP Vote
Poe Hails Committee Passage Of The Paul Simon Water For The World ActTexas GOP VoteToday, I issued the following statement on the House Foreign Affairs Committee's passage of the Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2013. When we are thirsty, we walk three feet to the nearest faucet or grab a bottle of water out of the fridge. Sadly ...
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U.S. Congressional Districts

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