CD26

CD26

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Overview

Who & Where

Michael Burgess

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 497,267 422,995
Anglo 68.4% 71.4% 78.8%
Hispanic 17.3% 15.0% 9.7%
Afr-Am 7.8% 7.2% 6.6%
Other 6.9% 6.6%
Asian 2.9%


2012 Election Analysis

394,851 Registered Voters
30,609 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
265,341 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 67.6% Barack Obama 30.7%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 66.7% Paul Sadler 29.7%
U.S. Congress Michael Burgess 68.3% David Sanchez 28.7%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 67.2% Dale Henry 27.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 64.7% Michele Petty 30.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 66.8% Keith Hampton 29.3%

2010 Election Analysis

386,901 Registered Voters
28,337 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
142,012 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 65.7% Bill White 30.9%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 72.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 24.2%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 73.3% Barbara Radnofsky 24.0%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.6%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 72.0% Hector Uribe 24.2%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 71.2% Hank Gilbert 24.9%
RR Commish David Porter 70.0% Jeff Weems 25.0%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 71.6% Jim Sharp 25.0%
Supreme Court Paul Green 71.2% Bill Moody 25.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 71.0% Blake Bailey 24.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 71.4% Keith Hampton 25.2%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Texas lawmaker says it's time to stop 'warehousing' immigrant children - McClatchy Washington Bureau

Texas lawmaker says it's time to stop 'warehousing' immigrant children
McClatchy Washington Bureau
Granger, whose group's recommendations on what should be done are expected to be made public as soon as Tuesday, has traveled with other congressional leaders to Guatemala, Honduras and the Texas border to see the growing humanitarian crisis firsthand ...

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Milbank: A lawsuit with little merit - Longview Daily News

Milbank: A lawsuit with little merit
Longview Daily News
Michael Burgess of Texas played the bumpkin. ?I'm just a simple country doctor, not a constitutional lawyer, but I do understand due dates,? he reasoned. North Carolina Rep. Virginia Foxx said that Republicans would use the ?power of the purse? to ...

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Pentagon Audit Goes Once More Into the Breach - The American Conservative

The American Conservative

Pentagon Audit Goes Once More Into the Breach
The American Conservative
Michael Burgess (R-Texas), Dan Benishek (R-Mich.), and Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.). For those seeking immediate, significant cuts to military spending, the measure might be less than ... We need to impose immediate financial consequences on un-auditable ...

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