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CD6

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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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Ray Of Hope For Low-Power Proponents - TV News Check

Ray Of Hope For Low-Power Proponents
TV News Check
Joe Barton (R-Texas) and Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) will help ... ?Congress overlooked LPTV because they didn't know the role it played,? said Mark Aitken, VP of advanced technology, Sinclair Broadcast Group, who has a seat on the ATBA board. Aitken said ...

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Texans in Congress call for extra screenings at D/FW, Houston airports - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

Texans in Congress call for extra screenings at D/FW, Houston airports
Dallas Morning News
Still, the Texas congressional representatives who attended Friday's hearing urged that D/FW, along with Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport, be added to the list. They were Republicans Joe Barton, Michael Burgess, Blake Farenthold, Kenny Marchant ...

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