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Texas's 24th congressional district

 

Texas's 24th congressional district

Texas's 24th congressional district
Texas's 24th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Texas's 24th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Kenny Marchant (RCoppell)
Population (2000) 651,619
Median income $56,098
Ethnicity 73.1% White, 9.8% Black, 6.3% Asian, 17.9% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, 0.5% other
Cook PVI R+14 (2012)

Texas District 24 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves a suburban area in between Fort Worth and Dallas in the state of Texas. The district centers along the Dallas-Tarrant county line, and includes the southeastern corner of Denton County as well.

Contents

  • List of representatives 1
  • Recent election results 2
  • Historical district boundaries 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5

List of representatives

Representative Party Years Electoral history
Dale Milford Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1979
Lost renomination
Martin Frost Democratic January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 2005
After redistricting, moved to the 32nd district,
but lost re-election there
Kenny Marchant Republican January 3, 2005 –
Present
First elected in 2004

Recent election results

US House election, 2004: Texas District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Kenny Marchant 154,435 64.0 +30.0
Democratic Gary Page 82,599 34.2 -30.5
Libertarian James Lawrence (Texas) 4,340 1.8 +0.4
Majority 71,836
Turnout 241,374 29.8
Republican gain from Democratic Swing +30.2
US House election, 2006: Texas District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Kenny Marchant 83,620 60.0 -4.0%
Democratic Gary Page 51,833 37.0 +2.8%
Libertarian Mark Frohman 4,211 3.0 +1.2%
US House election, 2008: Texas District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Kenny Marchant 151,740 55.91% -4.09%
Democratic Tom Love (Texas)[2] 111,649 41.14% +4.14%
Libertarian David A. Casey[3] 7,969 2.93% +0.13%
US House election, 2010: Texas District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Kenny Marchant 81.6%
Libertarian David Sparks 18.4%
US House election, 2012: Texas District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Kenny Marchant 61%
Democratic Tim Rusk (Texas) 36%
Libertarian John Stathas 3%

Historical district boundaries

2007 - 2013

See also

References

  1. ^ 2008 Election Results accessed 5 November 2008
  2. ^ Tom Love 08 accessed 25 May 2008
  3. ^ David A. Casey for Congress accessed 21 March 2012
  4. ^ 2010 Election Results accessed 5 April 2013
  5. ^ 2012 Election Results accessed 5 April 2013
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. 
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. 
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

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