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Texas's 30th congressional district

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.[5]

Texas's 30th congressional district
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Texas's 30th congressional district since January 3, 2013
Representative
  Eddie Bernice Johnson
DDallas
Distribution
  • 98.56[1]% urban
  • 1.44% rural
Population (2016)749,289[2]
Median income$49,972[3]
Ethnicity
Cook PVID+29[4]

Contents

List of representativesEdit

Recent election resultsEdit

2004 ElectionEdit

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 ElectionEdit

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

2012Edit

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 boundariesEdit

 
2007–2013

In popular cultureEdit

  • The 30th congressional district plays a role in the first part of season 4 of House Of Cards.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/cd_state.html
  2. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=48&cd=30
  3. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=48&cd=30
  4. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  5. ^ "Eddie Bernice Johnson says chief of staff reviewed scholarship applications".

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