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

Meet the Congress Members Who Work for Wall Street - Slate Magazine

Slate Magazine

Meet the Congress Members Who Work for Wall Street
Slate Magazine
Rep. Scott Garrett, a Republican from New Jersey, asked to postpone a final vote so he could contact ?stakeholders,? code for the bankers who wanted the change. Then Texas Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling, the committee's ambitious chairman, attempted ...
MEET THE HANDFUL OF ELECTED LAWMAKERS WHO DO WALL STREET'S ...Sky Valley Chronicle
Meet the Banking Caucus, Wall St.'s secret weapon in WashingtonNEWS.GNOM.ES

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Congressman Jeb Hensarling hosts town hall meeting in Palestine - Palestine Herald Press

Congressman Jeb Hensarling hosts town hall meeting in Palestine
Palestine Herald Press
PALESTINE ?. U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, representing counties in Texas' fifth congressional district, told members of the community who turned out for a town hall meeting Tuesday that Washington needed to lower regulations and increase accountability.

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US trade bank urges lawmakers to renew charter, avoid 'political games' - Reuters

Business Insider Australia

US trade bank urges lawmakers to renew charter, avoid 'political games'
Reuters
"It's now in the hands of Congress to review it, debate it, and vote to recharter us so that we give U.S. exporters and their workers and their customers the confidence and security and we are there as a backstop," Hochberg said in an interview. "I am ...
Export bank head slams critics in CongressThe Hill (blog)
Why Your Boss Probably Isn't Speaking at This ConferenceHeritage.org (blog)
Time to End Export-Import Bank (aka Bank of Boeing)Budget & Tax News

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