Texas's 32nd congressional district of the serves a suburban area of northeastern United States House of Representatives Dallas, Texas. The district was created after the 2000 census when Texas went from 30 seats to 32 seats. It was then modified in 2011 after the 2010 United States Census. The current representative is Pete Sessions.
Among other communities, the district includes part of the
North Dallas neighborhood of Preston Hollow, which has been the home of George W. Bush since the end of his Presidency. While it previously contained much of the Western Dallas County area, including Irving, since the redistricting in 2011-2012, the district now covers mostly the Northern and Eastern Dallas County areas, and a small portion of Collin County. [1 ]
List of representatives [ edit ]
Recent elections [ edit ]
2004 election [ edit ]
2004 election, Martin Frost, the Democratic representative from Texas's 24th congressional district, who had been redistricted out of his district in Fort Worth, Arlington, and parts of Dallas, decided to run against Sessions rather than challenge Kenny Marchant or Joe Barton. Sessions benefited from President George W. Bush's endorsement to win in this Republican-leaning district.
2006 election [ edit ]
2006, Dallas lawyer (and cousin of Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor) Will Pryor unsuccessfully challenged Sessions, and lost by a large margin.
2008 election [ edit ]
2008, Sessions successfully faced a challenge by Democrat Eric Roberson and was reelected to another term. [2 ]
2010 election [ edit ]
2010, Sessions successfully faced a challenge by Democrat Grier Raggio and Libertarian John Jay Myers. Sessions was reelected to another term. [3 ]
2012 election [ edit ]
2012, Sessions successfully faced a challenge by Democrat Katherine Savers McGovern and Libertarian Seth Hollist. Sessions was reelected to his 13th term. [4 ]
Historical district boundaries [ edit ]
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Coordinates: 32°55′13″N 96°39′13″W / 32.92028°N 96.65361°W