Texas's 30th congressional district

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Texas's 30th congressional district
Texas US Congressional District 30 (since 2013).tif
Texas's 30th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (DDallas)
Distribution
  • 98.56[1]% urban
  • 1.44% rural
Population (2016) 749,289[2]
Median income $44,689
Ethnicity
Cook PVI D+29[3]

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.[4] In 2012 she faced Republican Travis Washington Jr. and Libertarian Ed Rankin.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years Congress Electoral history
District created January 3, 1993
Eddie Bernice Johnson, Official Portrait, c112th Congress.jpg Eddie Bernice Johnson Democratic January 3, 1993 –
present
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104
105
106
107
108
109
110
111
112
113
114
115
First elected in 1992.
Re-elected in 1994.
Re-elected in 1996.
Re-elected in 1998.
Re-elected in 2000.
Re-elected in 2002.
Re-elected in 2004.
Re-elected in 2006.
Re-elected in 2008.
Re-elected in 2010.
Re-elected in 2012.
Re-elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016.

Recent election results[edit]

2004 Election[edit]

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 Election[edit]

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

2012[edit]

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 boundaries[edit]

2007 - 2013

In popular culture[edit]

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

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Coordinates: 32°39′32″N 96°47′58″W / 32.65889°N 96.79944°W / 32.65889; -96.79944