Texas' 10th Congressional District

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Texas' 10th Congressional District
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Current incumbentMichael McCaul Republican Party
Population709,456
Gender50.1% Male, 49.9% Female
Race75.2% White, 9.7% Black, 5.0% Asian
Ethnicity25.9% Hispanic
Unemployment7.2%
Median household income$58,080
High school graduation rate87.4%
College graduation rate35.3%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Texas' 10th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Harris, Waller, Washington, Austin, Colorado, Fayette, Lee, Bastrop and Travis counties.[1]

The current representative of the 10th Congressional District is Michael McCaul (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Texas' 10th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 10th Congressional District of Texas will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Texas' 10th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 10th Congressional District of Texas held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Michael McCaul (R) won re-election. He defeated Tawana Cadien (D) and Richard Priest (L) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCaul Incumbent 60.5% 159,783
     Democratic Tawana W. Cadien 36.3% 95,710
     Libertarian Richard Priest 3.2% 8,526
Total Votes 264,019
Source: Texas Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Michael McCaul won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ted Ankrum (D) and Jeremiah Perkins (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCaul incumbent 64.7% 144,980
     Democratic Ted Ankrum 33% 74,086
     Libertarian Jeremiah Perkins 2.3% 5,105
Total Votes 224,171

2008
On November 4, 2008, Michael McCaul won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Larry Joe Doherty (D) and Matt Finkel (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCaul incumbent 53.9% 179,493
     Democratic Larry Joe Doherty 43.1% 143,719
     Libertarian Matt Finkel 3% 9,871
Total Votes 333,083

2006
On November 7, 2006, Michael McCaul won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ted Ankrum (D) and Michael Badnarik (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCaul incumbent 55.3% 97,726
     Democratic Ted Ankrum 40.4% 71,415
     Libertarian Michael Badnarik 4.3% 7,614
Total Votes 176,755

2004
On November 2, 2004, Michael McCaul won election to the United States House. He defeated Robert Fritsche (L) and Lorenzo Sadun (Write-in) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCaul 78.6% 182,113
     Libertarian Robert Fritsche 15.4% 35,569
     Write-in Lorenzo Sadun 6% 13,961
Total Votes 231,643

2002
On November 5, 2002, Lloyd Doggett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michele Messina (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLloyd Doggett incumbent 84.4% 114,428
     Libertarian Michele Messina 15.6% 21,196
Total Votes 135,624

2000
On November 2, 2010, Lloyd Doggett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael Davis (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLloyd Doggett incumbent 84.6% 203,628
     Libertarian Michael Davis 15.4% 37,203
Total Votes 240,831

1998
On November 3, 1998, Lloyd Doggett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Vincent May (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLloyd Doggett incumbent 85.2% 116,127
     Libertarian Vincent May 14.8% 20,155
Total Votes 136,282

1996
On November 5, 1996, Lloyd Doggett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Teresa Doggett (R), Gary Johnson (L) and Steve Klayman (Natural Law) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLloyd Doggett incumbent 56.2% 132,066
     Republican Teresa Doggett 41.4% 97,204
     Libertarian Gary Johnson 1.7% 3,950
     Natural Law Steve Klayman 0.8% 1,771
Total Votes 234,991

1994
On November 8, 1994, Lloyd Doggett won election to the United States House. He defeated Jo Baylor (R), Jeff Hill (L), Michael Brandes (I) and Jeff Davis (I) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLloyd Doggett 56.3% 113,738
     Republican Jo Baylor 39.8% 80,382
     Libertarian Jeff Hill 1.5% 2,953
     Independent Michael Brandes 1.3% 2,579
     Independent Jeff Davis 1.2% 2,334
Total Votes 201,986

1992
On November 3, 1992, J.J. Pickle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Herbert Spiro (R), Terry Blum (L) and Jeff Davis (I) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJ.J. Pickle incumbent 67.7% 177,233
     Republican Herbert Spiro 26.2% 68,646
     Libertarian Terry Blum 2.4% 6,353
     Natural Law Jeff Davis 2.3% 6,056
     N/A Write-in 1.4% 3,604
Total Votes 261,892

1990
On November 6, 1990, J.J. Pickle won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Beilharz (R) and Jeff Davis (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, Texas District 10 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJ.J. Pickle incumbent 64.9% 152,784
     Republican David Beilharz 31.3% 73,766
     Libertarian Jeff Davis 3.8% 8,905
     N/A Write-in 0% 41
Total Votes 235,496

Redistricting

The 10th Congressional District of Texas, prior to the 2010-2011 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Texas

Texas was redistricted in 2011. The controversial map, approved by the Texas Legislature and signed by Gov. Rick Perry, was appealed up to the U.S. Supreme Court before going into effect.[14]

External links

See also

References

  1. Texas Redistricting Map "Map" accessed July 24, 2012
  2. ABC News, "2012 General Election Results," accessed November 6, 2012
  3. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  4. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  5. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  6. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  7. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1990," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. Washington Times, "High court to ponder Texas redistricting," accessed December 14, 2011