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Overview

Who & Where

John Culberson

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 519,479 391,450
Anglo 47.3% 50.9% 64.6%
Hispanic 30.1% 27.0% 15.5%
Afr-Am 12.4% 11.6% 11.5%
Other 10.9% 11.0%
Asian 7.4%


2014 Election Analysis

March 4th Democratic Primary

Candidate Votes  %
James Cargas 4,098 62.2%
Lissa Squiers 2,491 37.8%
Total Votes 6,589


2012 Election Analysis

357,568 Registered Voters
44,846 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
242,421 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 59.9% Barack Obama 38.6%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 59.6% Paul Sadler 37.7%
U.S. Congress John Culberson 60.8% Jim Cargas 36.4%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 61.8% Dale Henry 34.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 58.9% Michele Petty 37.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 58.6% Keith Hampton 38.7%

June 31st Democratic Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
James Cargas 2,121 57.9%
Lissa Squiers 1,545 42.1%
Total Votes 3,666


May 29th Democratic Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Phillip Andrews 1,876 26.3%
James Cargas 2,410 33.8%
Lissa Squiers 2,848 39.9%
Total Votes 7,134

2010 Election Analysis

353,820 Registered Voters
41,031 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
169,040 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 56.7% Bill White 41.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 67.3% Linda Chavez-Thompson 30.0%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 68.8% Barbara Radnofsky 29.5%
Comptroller Susan Combs 84.7%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 68.0% Hector Uribe 29.6%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 67.2% Hank Gilbert 30.5%
RR Commish David Porter 64.2% Jeff Weems 32.7%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 66.5% Jim Sharp 31.5%
Supreme Court Paul Green 65.2% Bill Moody 32.7%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 68.3% Blake Bailey 29.3%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 67.6% Keith Hampton 30.5%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Metro, Culberson announce agreement on transit - Chron.com
Houston Business Journal
Metro, Culberson announce agreement on transitChron.comMetropolitan Transit Authority leaders and U.S. Rep. John Culberson on Monday announced details of a new agreement to help the agency move forward with transit projects. The Houston Republican, who has long been at odds with Metro over its plans for a ...Metro, Congressman reach agreement on public transportation in HoustonHouston Business JournalMetro, Culberson agreement could spur new transit fundingHouston Chronicle (subscription)all 4 news articles »
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Four Texas Republicans Endorse Cruz for President - Roll Call (blog)
Roll Call (blog)
Four Texas Republicans Endorse Cruz for PresidentRoll Call (blog)Though all considered to be among the House GOP's most conservative members, the newly minted Cruz supporters Reps. Louie Gohmert, John Ratcliffe, John Culberson and Michael C. Burgess represent a somewhat diverse Congressional coalition.Three more Texas lawmakers endorse CruzThe Hill (blog)4 Texas Congressmen Say They're Backing Cruz's 2016 BidMyHighPlainsTed Cruz picks up more support in Texas: Ted Cruz in the newscleveland.com (blog)all 57 news articles »
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GOP gets down to business with debates - Fox News
Fox News
GOP gets down to business with debatesFox NewsThe first debate of the 2012 presidential cycle was held on May 5, 2011 with five participants, only one of whom was an elected official, Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas. Only two on the stage, Paul and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum, would still be in ...and more »
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