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Who & Where

Marc Veasey

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 469,456 295,995
Anglo 14.5% 18.4% 32.1%
Hispanic 66.3% 61.3% 39.6%
Afr-Am 17.2% 17.8% 24.8%
Other 2.7% 3.0%
Asian 2.1%

2012 Election Analysis

226,660 Registered Voters
83,961 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
120,963 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 27.1% Barack Obama 71.9%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 28.7% Paul Sadler 69.0%
U.S. Congress Chuck Bradley 25.8% Marc Veasey 72.5%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 26.4% Dale Henry 70.0%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 24.7% Michele Petty 72.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 26.4% Keith Hampton 71.3%

2010 Election Analysis

239,206 Registered Voters
81,555 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
65,841 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 29.9% Bill White 67.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 33.2% Linda Chavez-Thompson 63.8%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 35.3% Barbara Radnofsky 62.8%
Comptroller Susan Combs 71.6%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 32.8% Hector Uribe 64.7%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 32.5% Hank Gilbert 64.8%
RR Commish David Porter 32.0% Jeff Weems 64.4%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 33.0% Jim Sharp 64.7%
Supreme Court Paul Green 32.5% Bill Moody 65.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 33.8% Blake Bailey 63.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 32.4% Keith Hampton 65.4%


2011 Redistricting

News Results

How the Supreme Court Could Make or Break a Congressional Primary - National Journal (blog)
National Journal (blog)
How the Supreme Court Could Make or Break a Congressional PrimaryNational Journal (blog)June 4, 2015 Domingo Garcia sees two paths to Congress. The tougher goes through Democratic Rep. Marc Veasey, the man who narrowly defeated Garcia in a 2012 primary for a new Dallas-Fort Worth congressional seat. On the other path, though, the ...and more »
Obama leans on Veasey for trade support, lauds Johnson - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Obama leans on Veasey for trade support, lauds JohnsonDallas Morning News (blog)Fellow Democrat Marc Veasey of Fort Worth isn't. Obama wants Trade Promotion Authority, also known as ?fast track,? ahead of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a blockbuster deal currently under negotiation. Fast track prevents Congress from amending ...Trade Deal Squeezes Texas Congressional DemocratsTexas TribuneTexas Democrats divided over trade authoritySunHerald.comall 55 news articles »
Advocates call for release of some LGBT asylum-seekers -
Advocates call for release of some LGBT asylum-seekersTucsonSentinel.comIn a letter dated June 23, a group of 35 Congressional Democrats wrote to Department of Homeland of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson urging him to change current detention policies for LGBT people. Included on the correspondence were the ...and more »

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