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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%


2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Rep. Joe Barton endorses Rick Perry for president, spearheads Congressional ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Rep. Joe Barton endorses Rick Perry for president, spearheads Congressional ...Dallas Morning News (blog)Rep. Joe Barton, seen here at a House Energy and Commerce hearing in April 2014, will led former Gov. Rick Perry's Congressional outreach. He's the first member of Congress to endorse Perry's 2016 presidential campaign. (Evan Vucci/AP).Barton is First Texas Congressman to Endorse PerryTexas Tribuneall 128 news articles »
Fowler tosses in hat for Congress - Waxahachie Daily Light
Waxahachie Daily Light
Fowler tosses in hat for CongressWaxahachie Daily LightARLINGTON ? Steven Fowler, a resident of Arlington, Texas, announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination in the 6th District of Texas Monday against long-time incumbent Joe Barton. ?I'm excited to announce my candidacy as a Republican in the ...
Signs of division in the GOP on ObamaCare repeal - The Hill
The Hill
Signs of division in the GOP on ObamaCare repealThe HillLee and McConnell released a joint statement the next morning, with the junior Utah senator declaring: ?The Majority Leader and I are committed to using reconciliation to repeal Obamacare in the 114th Congress.? McConnell's statement cited the promise ...and more »

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