Texas' 30th Congressional District

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Texas' 30th Congressional District
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Current incumbentEddie Bernice Johnson Democratic Party
Population694,383
Gender50.8% Female, 49.2% Male
Race44.6% Black, 41.0% White, 1.9% Asian
Ethnicity35.7% Hispanic
Unemployment11.7%
Median household income$40,107
High school graduation rate75.0%
College graduation rate19.7%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Texas' 30th Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and includes part of Dallas county.[1]

The current representative of the 30th Congressional District is Eddie Bernice Johnson (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Texas' 30th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 30th Congressional District of Texas will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates

Democratic Party Eddie Bernice Johnson
Libertarian Party Max Koch, III
Independent Eric LeMonte Williams


March 4, 2014, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Convention

Independent Independent candidates

2012

See also: Texas' 30th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 30th Congressional District of Texas held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Eddie Bernice Johnson (D) won re-election. She defeated Travis Johnson (R) and Ed Rankin (L) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson Incumbent 78.8% 171,059
     Republican Travis Washington, Jr. 19% 41,222
     Libertarian Ed Rankin 2.2% 4,733
Total Votes 217,014
Source: Texas Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Stephen Broden (R) and J. B. Oswalt (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 75.7% 86,322
     Republican Stephen Broden 21.6% 24,668
     Libertarian J. B. Oswalt 2.6% 2,988
Total Votes 113,978

2008
On November 4, 2008, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Fred Wood (R) and Jarrett Woods (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 82.5% 168,249
     Republican Fred Wood 15.9% 32,361
     Libertarian Jarrett Woods 1.7% 3,366
Total Votes 203,976

2006
On November 7, 2006, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Wilson Aurbach (R) and Ken Ashby (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 80.2% 81,348
     Republican Wilson Aurbach 17.6% 17,850
     Libertarian Ken Ashby 2.2% 2,250
Total Votes 101,448

2004
On November 2, 2004, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated John Davis (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 93% 144,513
     Libertarian John Davis 7% 10,821
Total Votes 155,334

2002
On November 5, 2002, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Ron Bush (R) and Lance Flores (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 74.3% 88,980
     Republican Ron Bush 24.2% 28,981
     Libertarian Lance Flores 1.5% 1,856
Total Votes 119,817

2000
On November 7, 2000, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Kelly Rush (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 91.8% 109,163
     Libertarian Kelly Rush 8.2% 9,798
Total Votes 118,961

1998
On November 3, 1998, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Carrie Kelleher (R) and Barbara Robinson (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 72.2% 57,603
     Republican Carrie Kelleher 26.8% 21,338
     Libertarian Barbara Robinson 1% 811
Total Votes 79,752

1996
On November 5, 1996, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated John Hendry (R), James Sweatt (D), Marvin Crenshaw (D), Lisa Kitterman (R), Lisa Hembry (I), Ada Granado (I) and Stevan Hammond (I) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 54.6% 61,723
     Republican John Hendry 18.3% 20,664
     Democratic James Sweatt 8.8% 9,909
     Democratic Marvin Crenshaw 6.9% 7,765
     Republican Lisa Kitterman 6.9% 7,761
     Independent Lisa Hembry 3.1% 3,501
     Independent Ada Granado 1.1% 1,278
     Independent Stevan Hammond 0.4% 468
     N/A Write-in 0% 3
Total Votes 113,072

1994
On November 8, 1994, Eddie Bernice Johnson won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Lucy Cain (R) and Ken Ashby (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson incumbent 72.6% 73,166
     Republican Lucy Cain 25.7% 25,848
     Libertarian Ken Ashby 1.7% 1,728
Total Votes 100,742

1992
On November 3, 1992, Eddie Bernice Johnson won election to the United States House. She defeated Lucy Cain (R) and Ken Ashby (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Texas District 30 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Bernice Johnson 71.5% 107,831
     Republican Lucy Cain 25.1% 37,853
     Libertarian Ken Ashby 3.4% 5,063
Total Votes 150,747

Redistricting

The 30th 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.[13]

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