Texas's 30th congressional district

Texas's 30th congressional district

Texas's 30th congressional district
Texas's 30th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Texas's 30th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (DDallas)
Population (2000) 651,619
Median income $33,505
Ethnicity 16.8% White, 39.1% Black, 1.3% Asian, 41.2% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, 1.1% other
Cook PVI D+23 (2012)

Texas District 30 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves much of the city of Dallas and other parts of Dallas County (primarily black- and Hispanic-majority areas). The current Representative from District 30 is Democrat Eddie Bernice Johnson, who has represented the district since its creation in 1993. Her 2010 challenger was Republican Stephen Broden.[1] In 2012 she faced Republican Travis Washington Jr. and Libertarian Ed Rankin.

Contents

  • List of representatives 1
  • Recent election results 2
    • 2004 Election 2.1
    • 2006 Election 2.2
    • 2012 2.3
  • Historical district boundaries 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

List of representatives

Representative Party Years Congress Electoral history
District created January 3, 1993
Eddie Bernice Johnson Democratic January 3, 1993 –
Present
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104
105
106
107
108
109
110
111
112
113
First elected in 1992
Re-elected in 1994
Re-elected in 1996
Re-elected in 1998
Re-elected in 2000
Re-elected in 2002
Re-elected in 2004
Re-elected in 2006
Re-elected in 2008
Re-elected in 2010
Re-elected in 2012

Recent election results

2004 Election

US House election, 2004: Texas District 30
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Eddie Bernice Johnson 144,513 93.0 +18.8
Libertarian John Davis 10,821 7.0 +5.4
Majority 133,692 86.1
Turnout 155,334
Democratic hold Swing +21.5

2006 Election

The 2006 congressional race for Texas' 30th district was between longtime incumbent Eddie Bernice Johnson, GOP backed long-time district resident Wilson Aurbach, and Libertarian Ken Ashby.

US House election, 2006: Texas District 30
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Eddie Bernice Johnson 81,212 80.2 -12.8
Republican Wilson Aurbach 17,820 17.6 N/A
Libertarian Ken Ashby 2,245 2.2 -4.8
Majority 63,392 62.6
Turnout 101,277
Democratic hold Swing

2012

Her 2012 Republican challenger is Travis Washington Jr., a moderate Republican with more than 20 years active duty in the United States Air Force.

Historical district boundaries

2007 - 2013

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/nation/stories/090310ebjinterviewnew.b8ec7d24.html
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

External links

  • Travis Washington Jr. Election Site
  • Eddie Bernice Johnson Official Re-election Site