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

Endorsement: US Rep. Blake Farenthold - Corpus Christi Caller Times

Corpus Christi Caller Times

Endorsement: US Rep. Blake Farenthold
Corpus Christi Caller Times
A review of the Eastern philosophy of the Yin and Yang, which recognizes that life is full of opposite yet complementary forces, might help the non-tea party voters of Congressional District 27 understand and perhaps even appreciate U.S. Rep. Blake ...

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Air Marshal Whistleblower Receives Groundswell of Support, SCOTUS Oral ... - Government Accountability Project (blog)

Government Accountability Project (blog)

Air Marshal Whistleblower Receives Groundswell of Support, SCOTUS Oral ...
Government Accountability Project (blog)
Six Members of Congress: Senator Charles Grassley (R.-Iowa); Senator Ron Wyden (D.-Ore.); Representative Darrell Issa (R.-Cal.), Chair, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee (OGR); Representative Elijah Cummings (D.-Md.), Ranking Member, OGR ...

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In West Texas district, it's tough to build seniority in Congress - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

In West Texas district, it's tough to build seniority in Congress
Dallas Morning News
Pete Gallego, a state representative from Alpine, celebrated his election to the 23rd Congressional District seat in 2012 with wife Elena and son Nicholas. Now he has a strong .... Blake Farenthold, a talk-radio co-host, was elected. And it's not ...

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