CD27

CD27

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Overview

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%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Rep. Blake Farenthold spends vacation in Gonzales - Gonzales Inquirer

Rep. Blake Farenthold spends vacation in Gonzales
Gonzales Inquirer
Blake Farenthold paid a two-hour visit to Gonzales on Thursday as he made a swing through his congressional district. Usually, five-week vacations are a sigh of relief and a chance for relaxation. But considering the town hall meetings, forums and ...

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Representatives are blind to the Census Bureau case - New York Post

Representatives are blind to the Census Bureau case
New York Post
It took only a year, but Congress finally found the tip. Now if it tries a little ... ?This is a happy occasion because the situation is not as bad as we thought,? committee Chairman Blake Farenthold (R-TX) gushed at a hearing here on Thursday. The ...

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50 Richest in Congress: Issa Still #1 - Breitbart News

Breitbart News

50 Richest in Congress: Issa Still #1
Breitbart News
Members of Congress needed a net worth of at least $7.4 million to crack the top 50 this year, up from $6.4 million in 2013, according to Roll Call. Like Issa, 43 others made the list for a second straight year, while six dropped off the list: Democrat ...
Roll Call's 50 Richest Members of Congress for 2014Roll Call (blog)

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