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Who & Where

Blake Farenthold

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,487 516,473 478,675
Anglo 42.8% 47.2% 50.8%
Hispanic 49.5% 45.1% 41.7%
Afr-Am 6.0% 5.6% 5.7%
Other 2.3% 2.4%
Asian 0.9%

2012 Election Analysis

398,624 Registered Voters
149,941 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
220,494 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 60.5% Barack Obama 38.1%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 59.1% Paul Sadler 38.1%
U.S. Congress Blake Farenthold 56.8% Rose Meza Harrison 39.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 57.8% Dale Henry 38.2%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 55.4% Michele Petty 40.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 57.9% Keith Hampton 38.8%

2010 Election Analysis

406,798 Registered Voters
149,793 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
147,910 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 57.3% Bill White 40.0%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 64.3% Linda Chavez-Thompson 32.2%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 68.4% Barbara Radnofsky 29.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 85.0%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 64.1% Hector Uribe 32.9%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 62.5% Hank Gilbert 34.0%
RR Commish David Porter 61.6% Jeff Weems 33.8%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 58.9% Jim Sharp 38.1%
Supreme Court Paul Green 61.3% Bill Moody 35.6%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 60.2% Blake Bailey 34.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 62.0% Keith Hampton 35.1%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Farenthold video blasts Planned Parenthood - Gonzales Inquirer
Farenthold video blasts Planned ParenthoodGonzales InquirerBlake Farenthold (R-Corpus Christi) posted a video online Tuesday of a two-minute speech he delivered on the floor of the House of Representatives regarding funding of women's health organization Planned Parenthood. Farenthold took the podium looking ...
GOP regs bill sails through House - The Hill
The Hill
GOP regs bill sails through HouseThe HillBlake Farenthold (R-Texas) said during debate on the House floor. Under the REINS Act, federal agencies would be required to submit major rules with an annual economic impact of $100 million or more to Congress for approval. This would essentially give ...and more »
Farenthold speaks at Veterans Memorial Park formal dedication - Aransas Pass Progress
Aransas Pass Progress
Farenthold speaks at Veterans Memorial Park formal dedicationAransas Pass ProgressRep. Blake Farenthold posed with Daryl Gatewood, Eric Acuna, Geneva Mora and Guady Lopez in front of the granite memorial at the newly dedicated Veterans Memorial Park. The four young veterans are all graduates of the APISD Class of 2005.

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