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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%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Hensarling seeks help to honor vets - Athens Daily Review
Hensarling seeks help to honor vetsAthens Daily ReviewCongressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) is asking students across the 5th Congressional District to help him honor the service and sacrifice of veterans by participating in the annual Valentines for Vets program. Each year, Hensarling's office collects hand ...Hensarling Seeks Help to Honor Veterans with ValentinesKMOOall 4 news articles »
Lawmaker, Former Lawmaker Disagree About Whether Law Should Be Followed - DealBreaker
Lawmaker, Former Lawmaker Disagree About Whether Law Should Be FollowedDealBreakerBoth Mel Watt and Jeb Hensarling were in Congress in 2008, when that body passed a law requiring Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to put some of their profits to affordable housing trust/slush funds, depending on your political affiliation. Watt, a Democrat ...Senior House Republican says housing finance reform 'huge priority'ReutersFannie And Freddie: Congressional Republicans Are Signaling Compromise On ...Seeking Alpha (registration)Fannie, Freddie Regulator Defends ActionsWall Street JournalMoneynews -The Hill -ValueWalkall 92 news articles »
Tenn. rep introduces bill to reauthorize Ex-Im - The Hill
Tenn. rep introduces bill to reauthorize Ex-ImThe HillA spokesman for House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), a top Ex-Im critic whose panel has jurisdiction over the bill, could not immediately be reached for comment. He has not yet said whether he will move the bill through ...and more »

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