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Who & Where

Lamar Smith

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 553,018 498,765
Anglo 64.8% 68.3% 73.3%
Hispanic 27.0% 23.9% 20.5%
Afr-Am 4.1% 3.6% 2.9%
Other 4.5% 4.5%
Asian 1.9%

2012 Election Analysis

463,498 Registered Voters
72,328 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
316,357 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 59.8% Barack Obama 37.9%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 58.4% Paul Sadler 37.3%
U.S. Congress Lamar Smith 60.5% Candace Duval 34.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 59.7% Dale Henry 34.0%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 56.9% Michele Petty 37.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 58.6% Keith Hampton 36.6%

2010 Election Analysis

466,724 Registered Voters
70,576 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
211,493 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 57.6% Bill White 38.8%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 64.7% Linda Chavez-Thompson 30.7%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 67.6% Barbara Radnofsky 29.3%
Comptroller Susan Combs 81.1%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 64.6% Hector Uribe 31.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 63.8% Hank Gilbert 31.6%
RR Commish David Porter 61.4% Jeff Weems 32.5%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 63.5% Jim Sharp 32.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 63.3% Bill Moody 32.6%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 63.1% Blake Bailey 31.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 63.4% Keith Hampton 32.4%


2011 Redistricting

2006 Redistricting

News Results

House conservative seeks John Boehner's ouster - Politico
House conservative seeks John Boehner's ousterPoliticoThe ?Speaker has, through inaction, caused the power of Congress to atrophy, thereby making Congress subservient to the Executive and Judicial branches, diminishing the voice of the American People,? it reads. ?Whereas the Speaker uses the power of the ...Republican seeks to oust BoehnerThe HillMotion filed to remove John Boehner as House SpeakerExaminer.comUS Congressman Files Motion to Oust House Speaker BoehnerTasnim News Agency (press release)all 308 news articles »
NASA 'On The Cusp' Of Discovering If Life Exists Beyond Earth, Says Top Scientist - Huffington Post
Huffington Post
NASA 'On The Cusp' Of Discovering If Life Exists Beyond Earth, Says Top ScientistHuffington PostWASHINGTON -- There's evidence of an interior ocean on Pluto. One of Jupiter's moons has a global ocean beneath its crust that could contain more than twice as much water as Earth. There are at least half a dozen of these ocean worlds in our solar ...The Pluto Payoff Is Helping NASA's 2016 Budget ProspectsKERO 23ABC NewsSuccess of NASA missions revives funding debateUSA TODAYall 148 news articles »
The Anti-Immigrant Binge in Congress - New York Times
Texas Tribune
The Anti-Immigrant Binge in CongressNew York TimesCongress is in danger of taking that most cursed of American political disagreements, the debate over illegal immigration, and dragging it farther toward insanity. Bills are being rushed to the floor in the House and Senate in response to a woman's ...Congress to Vote on Sanctuary CitiesTexas TribuneHouse Targets Sanctuary Cities after Steinle DeathChristian Broadcasting Networkall 1,284 news articles »

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