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CD8

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Overview

Who & Where

Kevin Brady

District Outlook

District Map


Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 698,488 516,691 446,270
Anglo 68.4% 71.6% 78.5%
Hispanic 19.7% 16.7% 9.9%
Afr-Am 8.9% 8.7% 9.2%
Other 3.4% 3.2%
Asian 1.2%


2012 Election Analysis

384,050 Registered Voters
30,432 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
254,933 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 77.0% Barack Obama 21.7%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 75.6% Paul Sadler 21.9%
U.S. Congress Kevin Brady 77.3% Neil Burns 20.3%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 75.7% Dale Henry 20.8%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 73.5% Michele Petty 22.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 75.1% Keith Hampton 22.0%

2010 Election Analysis

376,057 Registered Voters
27,359 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
171,204 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 70.5% Bill White 27.1%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 78.1% Linda Chavez-Thompson 19.0%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 79.9% Barbara Radnofsky 18.0%
Comptroller Susan Combs 89.9%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 78.5% Hector Uribe 18.5%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 78.1% Hank Gilbert 19.1%
RR Commish David Porter 76.3% Jeff Weems 19.9%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 76.4% Jim Sharp 20.9%
Supreme Court Paul Green 76.9% Bill Moody 20.4%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 76.3% Blake Bailey 19.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 77.5% Keith Hampton 19.9%

Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2003 Redistricting

News Results

Rep. Kevin Brady: Obama Has "Not Reached Out To Republicans In Congress ... - RealClearPolitics

Rep. Kevin Brady: Obama Has "Not Reached Out To Republicans In Congress ...
RealClearPolitics
Rep. Kevin Brady, chairman of the Joint Economic Committee and senior member of the House Ways & Means Committee, says Congress doesn't count on the President leading on tax reform despite his talking points, but "If the President doesn't lead, we are ...

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GOP Admits It's Hypocritical To Sue Obama Yet Urge Him To Act Alone On ... - Huffington Post

Reuters

GOP Admits It's Hypocritical To Sue Obama Yet Urge Him To Act Alone On ...
Huffington Post
A pair of House Republicans admitted on Friday that it made little sense to sue President Barack Obama over executive overreach and, at the same time, urge him to act without Congress to solve the border crisis. "Look, you can't say on the one hand ...
Today in Liberty: Treasury Department halts Ex-Im deals with Russia, federal ...United Liberty
House Republicans Plan Shorter U.S. Border Funds BillBloomberg

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Congress moves to protect veterans' access to health care - Your Houston News

Congress moves to protect veterans' access to health care
Your Houston News
?Many of our local veterans have received excellent care from the VA, but throughout the country, others have suffered neglect due to a system that lacks transparency,? said Representative Kevin Brady (R-TX). ?This law will not only hold the VA system ...

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