Texas's 34th congressional district
Texas's 34th Congressional District is a district that was created as a result of the 2010 Census. The first candidates ran in the 2012 House elections, and were seated for the 113th United States Congress.[needs update] Filemon Vela, Jr. won the general election, and was seated in the new district.
|Texas's 34th congressional district|
Texas's 34th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Election results from presidential racesEdit
|2012||President||Obama 61 - 38%|
|2016||President||Clinton 59 - 38%|
List of members representing the districtEdit
|Electoral history||Counties represented|
|District created||January 3, 2013|
Filemon Vela Jr.
|Democratic||January 3, 2013 –
|Elected in 2012.
Re-elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016
Re-elected in 2018.
|Bee, Cameron, DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales (part), Hidalgo (part), Jim Wells (part), Kenedy, Kleberg, San Patricio (part), Willacy|
Living former members of the HouseEdit
As of September 2019[update], no former members are living, as Vela is the district's sole representative in its entire existence.
Recent election resultsEdit
|Democratic||Filemon Vela Jr.||89,606||61.9|
|Republican||Jessica Puente Bradshaw||52,448||36.3|
|Libertarian||Steven (Ziggy) Shanklin||2,724||1.9|
- Bureau, US Census. "Geography Program". www.census.gov.
- Center for New Media & Promotion (CNMP), US Census Bureau. "My Congressional District". www.census.gov.
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- "Census 2010 shows Red states gaining congressional districts". Washington Post. Retrieved 2010-12-21.
- "Mapping the Future: GOP will draw map in Texas". Washington Post. Retrieved November 18, 2010.
- "DistrictViewer". dvr.capitol.texas.gov.
- Texas Office of the Secretary of State "2012 General Election"