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Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas

Member of the House (4th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Texas - 27th District
Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: December 12, 1961; Corpus Christi, Texas
Residence: Corpus Christi
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Wife, Debbie Farenthold; two children
Education: U. of Texas, B.S.R.T.F. 1985; St. Mary's U. (Texas), J.D. 1989
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Regulatory Reform, Commercial & Antitrust Law - Vice Chairman); Oversight & Government Reform (Information Technology; Interior, Energy and Environment - Chairman); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 119th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 11,284 followers
State Clout: Texas is 3rd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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