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Overview

Who & Where

Joe Barton

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,498 502,865 439,550
Anglo 54.3% 58.9% 65.5%
Hispanic 20.8% 17.7% 12.1%
Afr-Am 19.3% 17.5% 17.1%
Other 6.2% 6.2%
Asian 3.7%


2012 Election Analysis

382,790 Registered Voters
39,936 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
254,216 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 57.9% Barack Obama 40.7%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 57.2% Paul Sadler 40.1%
U.S. Congress Joe Barton 58.0% Kenneth Sanders 39.2%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 57.2% Dale Henry 39.0%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 54.5% Michele Petty 41.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 56.8% Keith Hampton 40.1%

2010 Election Analysis

388,461 Registered Voters
37,300 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
146,090 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 56.0% Bill White 40.8%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 62.3% Linda Chavez-Thompson 34.4%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 64.4% Barbara Radnofsky 33.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 83.9%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 62.0% Hector Uribe 34.6%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 61.1% Hank Gilbert 35.6%
RR Commish David Porter 60.3% Jeff Weems 35.3%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 61.6% Jim Sharp 35.6%
Supreme Court Paul Green 61.1% Bill Moody 35.8%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 61.0% Blake Bailey 35.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 61.4% Keith Hampton 35.8%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Editorial: We recommend GOP incumbent Joe Barton in the 6th Congressional ... - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

Editorial: We recommend GOP incumbent Joe Barton in the 6th Congressional ...
Dallas Morning News
U.S. Rep. Joe Barton's 30 years of experience in Congress and the lack of credible credible opposition make him the superior choice in the 6th Congressional District. Barton, 65, favors flattening the tax code and reducing federal spending, and he is a ...

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Barton co-sponsors 'Stop Ebola Act' - Corsicana Daily Sun

Barton co-sponsors 'Stop Ebola Act'
Corsicana Daily Sun
Rep. Joe Barton (R-Ennis) recently signed on as a co-sponsor of the Stop Ebola Act, written by Kenny Marchant (R-TX) and Sam Johnson (R-TX). ?This is not a foreign policy issue, this is not a civil rights issue; this is a public health issue and the US ...

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US Reps: CDC, President Not Showing Urgency In Ebola Outbreak - CBS Local

Fox News

US Reps: CDC, President Not Showing Urgency In Ebola Outbreak
CBS Local
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) ? At a hearing in Dallas, the CDC continued to recommend that flights to and from Ebola stricken countries not be restricted. They claimed that doing so would make fighting the global outbreak more difficult. Congressman Joe Barton ...
Some lawmakers urge restrictions on flights from Africa to stop EbolaLos Angeles Times
Ebola Travel Concerns Prompt Questions About Visitor BanBusinessweek

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