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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

The US Must Lead on Climate Threat - Huffington Post (blog)

The US Must Lead on Climate Threat
Huffington Post (blog)
During a Congressional hearing this year, Texas Rep. Joe Barton (R) invoked Noah's Ark saying, "I would point out that if you're a believer in the Bible, one would have to say the Great Flood is an example of climate change and that certainly wasn't ...

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UPDATED: Democrats defeat Republicans 15-6 in Congressional Baseball Game - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)

UPDATED: Democrats defeat Republicans 15-6 in Congressional Baseball Game
Dallas Morning News (blog)
From left, catcher Rep. Todd Platts, R-Pa., manager Joe Barton, R-Texas, and pitcher John Shimkus, R-Ill., confer on the mound during the 49th Annual Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Stadium in Washington on June 29, 2010. (Barton ...
Republicans Lose To Democrats For Sixth Straight Year In Congressional ...Huffington Post
Congressional Democrats Dominate in BallgamePoliticsPA
Richmond pitches Dems to victory over GOPMLB.com
mySanAntonio.com (blog)
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Reps. Joe Barton and Kathy Castor announce bipartisan legislation for children ... - Your Houston News

Reps. Joe Barton and Kathy Castor announce bipartisan legislation for children ...
Your Houston News
?Care coordination is essential for the growing number of children who have complex medical conditions and need access to specialists and services. We hope that in hearing firsthand from families, members of Congress will take one more step to improve ...

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