July 24, 2014 SIGN IN | REGISTER
;

Rep. Ralph M. Hall (R-Texas)

  • District: 4th District, Northeast -- Sherman, Paris, Texarkana
  • Residence: Rockwall
  • Born: May 3, 1923; Fate, Texas
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Widowed; three children
  • Education: Texas Christian U., attended 1943 (pre-law); U. of Texas, attended 1946-47 (pre-law); Southern Methodist U., LL.B. 1951
  • Military Service: Navy 1942-45
  • Political Highlights: Rockwall County judge, 1951-63; Texas Senate, 1963-73 (president pro tempore, 1968-69; served as a Democrat); sought Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor, 1972; U.S. House, 1981-present; defeated in a primary for re-election to U.S. House, 2014
  • Elected: Elected: 1980 (17th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Energy & Power; Environment & the Economy); Science, Space & Technology (Energy; Space)
Member Photo

See Ralph M. Hall's full CQ Member Profile, including in-depth political biographies of all members of Congress with CQ's analysis of what makes each member tick. CQ Member Profiles also provides:

  • Staff contacts
  • Voting records
  • Interest group ratings
  • Detailed district information
  • Vote studies on each member's record

State Information: 4th District, Northeast -- Sherman, Paris, Texarkana

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Ralph Hall (R) 182,679 73%
VaLinda Hathcox (D) 60,214 24%
Thomas Griffing (LIBERT) 7,262 2.9%
Fred Rostek (WRI) 188 0.1%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 25% Mitt Romney: 74%
2008 Barack Obama: 29% John McCain: 70%

SIGN IN




OR

SUBSCRIBE

Want Roll Call on your doorstep?