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CD31

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Overview

Who & Where

John Carter

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,487 501,657 438,530
Anglo 59.5% 63.6% 68.1%
Hispanic 22.5% 19.5% 16.0%
Afr-Am 12.9% 11.6% 11.1%
Other 6.0% 5.8%
Asian 2.7%


2012 Election Analysis

387,591 Registered Voters
46,920 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
245,130 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 59.4% Barack Obama 38.1%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 58.1% Paul Sadler 37.5%
U.S. Congress John Carter 61.3% Stephen Wyman 35.0%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 58.5% Dale Henry 35.1%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 55.1% Michele Petty 38.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 57.8% Keith Hampton 36.8%

2010 Election Analysis

379,539 Registered Voters
44,479 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
145,684 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 58.3% Bill White 36.6%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 65.4% Linda Chavez-Thompson 29.5%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 68.6% Barbara Radnofsky 27.8%
Comptroller Susan Combs 81.1%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 65.3% Hector Uribe 30.1%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 63.9% Hank Gilbert 30.8%
RR Commish David Porter 62.4% Jeff Weems 31.0%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 63.0% Jim Sharp 32.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 63.1% Bill Moody 32.1%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 63.2% Blake Bailey 30.7%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 63.7% Keith Hampton 31.7%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Advocates Grade Congress on Immigration - Roll Call (blog)

Advocates Grade Congress on Immigration
Roll Call (blog)
John Carter was, like Diaz-Balart, a member of the now-disbanded ?gang of eight? working to introduce bipartisan immigration overhaul legislation, until he decided he could not trust Obama to enforce the law. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, the chairman ...

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House GOP faces big week on border crisis - Politico

Politico

House GOP faces big week on border crisis
Politico
John Carter (R-Texas), when asked why it was important to pass a bill this week. ?I think we have a big political risk if we leave without doing anything,? said Rep. Bill Flores (R-Texas). ?The president is a master at trying to deflect his failures ...

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Deepening Congressional Divide Threatens Border Funding - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Deepening Congressional Divide Threatens Border Funding
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON?The partisan divide in Congress over the child migration crisis deepened Wednesday with the release of rival proposals in the House and Senate, increasing the likelihood that lawmakers would adjourn for their August break without an ...
House GOP seeks cover with slimmer border billKETK

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