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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%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

With ?doc fix? repeal, Burgess earns long-awaited win - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
With ?doc fix? repeal, Burgess earns long-awaited winDallas Morning News (blog)WASHINGTON ? Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Lewisville, scored a major victory Tuesday night as the Senate passed his bill to scrap the Sustainable Growth Rate, an unpopular formula used to pay physicians for treating Medicare patients. The House passed the ...DFW And Texas Healthcare Stakeholders React To The Repeal Of The SGRD Healthcare Dailyall 41 news articles »
A historic attack on Medicare - World Socialist Web Site
Miami Herald
A historic attack on MedicareWorld Socialist Web SiteIts chief House sponsor was Representative Michael Burgess, a right-wing Tea Party politician from Texas. Republican ... There were no Congressional hearings or public debate on the sweeping measures contained in the legislation. The White House and ...Obama signs overhaul of how Medicare pays doctorsThe Olympianall 220 news articles »

U.S. Congressional Districts

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