CD5

CD5

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Overview

Who & Where

Jeb Hensarling

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 511,695 440,640
Anglo 57.2% 62.3% 71.8%
Hispanic 25.2% 21.0% 10.9%
Afr-Am 14.9% 13.9% 14.7%
Other 3.1% 3.0%
Asian 1.3%


2012 Election Analysis

350,985 Registered Voters
31,411 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
214,415 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 64.5% Barack Obama 34.3%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 62.4% Paul Sadler 35.1%
U.S. Congress Jeb Hensarling 64.4% Linda Mrosko 33.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 62.9% Dale Henry 33.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 60.3% Michele Petty 35.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 61.8% Keith Hampton 35.2%

2010 Election Analysis

358,066 Registered Voters
29,337 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
134,842 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 58.7% Bill White 38.3%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 68.2% Linda Chavez-Thompson 28.9%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 69.2% Barbara Radnofsky 28.8%
Comptroller Susan Combs 86.4%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 67.9% Hector Uribe 29.2%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 67.2% Hank Gilbert 29.8%
RR Commish David Porter 64.6% Jeff Weems 31.3%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 65.4% Jim Sharp 32.0%
Supreme Court Paul Green 65.8% Bill Moody 31.4%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 64.8% Blake Bailey 31.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 65.8% Keith Hampton 31.7%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Jeb Hensarling's Fight Against Ex-Im Bank Succeeds, for the Moment - New York Times
New York Times
Jeb Hensarling's Fight Against Ex-Im Bank Succeeds, for the MomentNew York TimesHe began an ideologically tinged investigation into leaks from the Federal Reserve Bank, but it did little to tarnish the central bank. But his fight against the Ex-Im Bank will bear fruit, at least temporarily. Congress went home on Thursday for the ...
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Hensarling: GOP-Led Congress Must Close Export-Import Bank - Newsmax
Newsmax
Hensarling: GOP-Led Congress Must Close Export-Import BankNewsmaxIt's time to for Congress to stop funding the taxpayer-backed Export-Import Bank, says Rep. Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee. "The 80-year old Export-Import Bank will begin to wind down on June 30, unless Congress ...Export-Import Bank That Benefits Boeing Faces Congressional OppositionKPLU News for Seattle and the NorthwestSHOCKER: The One Bank Liz Warren Likes Doles Out Tax DollarsDaily CallerManufacturers knock Warren's Ex-Im slamThe HillDaily Herald (blog) -Talk Radio News Serviceall 89 news articles »
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Congress Leaves Export-Import Bank Facing Lending, Insurance Lapse - Insurance Journal
Insurance Journal
Congress Leaves Export-Import Bank Facing Lending, Insurance LapseInsurance Journal?This is a small step toward renewing a competitive free-market economy and arresting the rise of the progressive welfare state and the cronyism connected to it,? Representative Jeb Hensarling, a Republican of Texas who is the leader of the crusade ...Conservatives claim big win on Export-Import Bank. But will it last?Washington PostHouse Republican plots Ex-Im amendmentsThe HillThe Export-Import Bank: Another Can for Congress to Kick Down the RoadIVN NewsPolitico -Daily Signal -GlobalPostall 81 news articles »
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Congressional Districts

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