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

Congressman Michael Burgess: Should local hospitals handle Ebola cases? - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Congressman Michael Burgess: Should local hospitals handle Ebola cases?
Dallas Morning News (blog)
I'd like to believe that all hospitals are so well-versed in their responses to Ebola or another infectious virus that all could properly identify and treat a patient without subjecting aid workers to infection. I would be wrong. Not all hospitals are ...

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Congressman/doctor Michael Burgess sees ?grave situation? in Dallas Ebola case - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Congressman/doctor Michael Burgess sees ?grave situation? in Dallas Ebola case
Dallas Morning News (blog)
WASHINGTON ? Rep. Michael Burgess, one of the few physicians in Congress, called it unfortunate that the Ebola outbreak has reached the United States, but only a matter of time. ?Unfortunately, the inevitable has occurred. In this global age in which ...

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Texans in Congress call for extra screenings at D/FW, Houston airports - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

Texans in Congress call for extra screenings at D/FW, Houston airports
Dallas Morning News
Still, the Texas congressional representatives who attended Friday's hearing urged that D/FW, along with Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport, be added to the list. They were Republicans Joe Barton, Michael Burgess, Blake Farenthold, Kenny Marchant ...

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