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Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas)

  • District: 7th District, Western Houston and suburbs -- Bellaire, Jersey Village
  • Residence: Houston
  • Born: August 24, 1956; Houston, Texas
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Belinda Culberson; one child
  • Education: Southern Methodist U., B.A. 1981 (history); South Texas College of Law, J.D. 1988
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Texas House, 1987-2001; U.S. House, 2001-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2000 (7th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science; Homeland Security - Vice Chairman; Military Construction-VA - Chairman)
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State Information: 7th District, Western Houston and suburbs -- Bellaire, Jersey Village

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general John Culberson (R) 142,793 60.8%
James Cargas (D) 85,553 36.4%
Drew Parks (LIBERT) 4,669 2%
Lance Findley (GREEN) 1,822 0.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 39% Mitt Romney: 60%
2008 Barack Obama: 41% John McCain: 59%




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