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Who & Where

Eddie Bernice Johnson

District Outlook On May 28, 2015 Barbara Mallory Caraway announced that she would once more challenge Eddie Bernice Johnson for the Democratic nomination in 2016. Caraway has previously lost challenges for the nomination in 2012 and 2014.

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,487 496,651 401,305
Anglo 17.3% 21.4% 26.6%
Hispanic 34.7% 30.1% 17.2%
Afr-Am 46.3% 46.4% 53.4%
Other 2.5% 2.7%
Asian 1.5%

2012 Election Analysis

355,416 Registered Voters
47,281 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
221,963 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 19.6% Barack Obama 79.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 20.6% Paul Sadler 77.6%
U.S. Congress Travis Washington 19.0% Eddie Bernice Johnson 78.8%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 20.0% Dale Henry 77.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 18.5% Michele Petty 79.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 19.4% Keith Hampton 78.8%

2010 Election Analysis

356,471 Registered Voters
43,808 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
126,420 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 21.1% Bill White 77.5%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 23.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 74.4%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 25.5% Barbara Radnofsky 73.3%
Comptroller Susan Combs 62.1%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 23.0% Hector Uribe 75.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 22.6% Hank Gilbert 75.5%
RR Commish David Porter 22.2% Jeff Weems 75.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 22.9% Jim Sharp 75.7%
Supreme Court Paul Green 22.5% Bill Moody 76.0%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 23.3% Blake Bailey 74.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 22.3% Keith Hampton 76.4%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Why Are So Few Texas Women in Congress? - Gilmer Mirror
Why Are So Few Texas Women in Congress?Gilmer MirrorThe Democratic side of the state's congressional roster is little better, with two women, Reps. Eddie Bernice Johnson of Dallas and Sheila Jackson Lee of Houston, among eleven. In total, that means Texas has three women serving in a 36-member House ...and more »
White House gives shout out to Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson for trade stance - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
White House gives shout out to Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson for trade stanceDallas Morning News (blog)Eddie Bernice Johnson, workers and businesses in Texas will have more opportunity to compete and win in markets both at home and abroad. With bipartisan support from Congress, Trade Promotion Authority will help America write the rules of our new, ...and more »
Obama's trade quest in Congress trails him across Atlantic - WWBT NBC12 News
Obama's trade quest in Congress trails him across AtlanticWWBT NBC12 NewsGerry Connolly of Virginia, Jim Himes of Connecticut, Eddie Bernice Johnson of Texas and Mike Quigley of Illinois. Their invitation appeared aimed both at rewarding lawmakers backing one of Obama's priorities and showing G-7 leaders that he is getting ...Texas Democrats Help Defeat Obama's Legacy BillTexas Tribuneall 3,698 news articles »

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