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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

A Change In Congress Has Increased The Chances Of A Europa Mission - io9

io9

A Change In Congress Has Increased The Chances Of A Europa Mission
io9
Rep. John Culberson (R-TX) is now chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee for Commerce, Justice, and Science. His Houston district is close to the Johnson Spaceflight Center, so he's enthusiastic about NASA?and he's especially excited about a ...
Culberson To Chair NASA House Appropriations SubcommitteeSpace News
A Mission to Europa Just Got a Whole Lot More LikelyThe Planetary Society (blog)
Culberson to be Next House CJS 'Cardinal'Roll Call (blog)
Examiner.com
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John Culberson Defeats James Cargas In 2014 Texas Congressional Race - Huffington Post

John Culberson Defeats James Cargas In 2014 Texas Congressional Race
Huffington Post
Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) defeated his Democratic challenger James Cargas in the 2014 midterm election in Texas. Culberson was first elected to Congress in 2000. Cargas held several staff positions on Capitol Hill early in his career, and later ...

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New GOP Leaders Embrace Science but Don't Hug Trees - Scientific American (blog)

New GOP Leaders Embrace Science but Don't Hug Trees
Scientific American (blog)
Congress can be?chaotic. Last Thursday night, President Obama unveiled plans for immigration reform, and literally challenged Congress to stop him. The next day, Speaker of the House John Boehner said that the GOP would be suing the White House over ...

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