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Rep. John Carter, R-Texas

Member of the House (7th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Texas - 31st District
Political Highlights: candidate for Texas House, 1980; Texas District Court judge, 1981-2001
Born: November 6, 1941; Houston, Texas
Residence: Round Rock
Religion: Lutheran
Family: Wife, Erika Carter; four children
Education: Texas Technological College, B.A. 1964; U. of Texas, J.D. 1969
Elected: 2002
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science; Defense; Homeland Security - Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 44th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 12,074 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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