U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold

District 27 (R-Corpus Christi)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Blake Farenthold
Age: 52
Hometown: Corpus Christi
Race: White
Education: B.A. Radio, Television, Film, University of Texas at Austin. L.L.C. St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio
Spouse: Debbie

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 56.74% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 71.38% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 47.84% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Runoff Election
Won with 51.32% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Election
Went to runoff with 30.13% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 27
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
  • Oversight and Government Reform
  • Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Judiciary
Beau Rothschild Chief of Staff
Emily Wilks Scheduler
Blake Adamy Legislative Director
Olivia Chriss Legislative Assistant
Matt Missentzis Legislative Correspondent
Pete Sanborn Staff Assistant
U.S. House District 27 Facts
District Map (pdf)
Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Website: Congressman Blake Farenthold
Twitter: @farenthold
Facebook: Blake Farenthold
Washington Office
Address: 2110 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-7742
Texas Office
Room: Suite 300
Address: 101 North Shoreline Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: (361) 884-2222
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Twitter Feed

  • RT @AransasPassCity: Congressman Blake Farenthold will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting at the Civic Center Friday, August 29 at 1:00 p.m. ht…

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  • The Nueces County Medical Association and I want local doctors & clinics to accept VA medical vouchers to #HelpVets. http://t.co/fr6HhsEVsj

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  • The @sxsw team is now selecting panels for next year’s schedule. Check out the panels in the SXSW #PanelPicker today! http://t.co/IHEeucLXi3

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  • Today I celebrated @NationalDogDay with my pups Simba and LuLu. http://t.co/E9umhENZeE

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  • Today, I celebrated @NationalDogDay with my pups Simba and LuLu! http://t.co/FfwPtMD9Pk

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  • 94 years ago women were finally granted the right to #vote. Happy #WomensEqualityDay http://t.co/DJe6ghb3hT

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  • RT @PortlandChambe1: I posted 9 photos on Facebook in the album "Coffee with Congressman Farenthold" http://t.co/zs0Kr2sdRX

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  • I want to thank the Portland Chamber of Commerce for hosting the Coffee with Congressman Farenthold this morning. http://t.co/UmJslptk1Q

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  • DON’T FORGET: RSVP for the #Portland Chamber of Commerce’s “Coffee with Congressman Farenthold.” http://t.co/sfO7IieCmJ

    2 days ago

  • RT @Congress_Events: #TX27 Rep Blake Farenthold Town Hall: 8/29, 1pm, Aransas Pass Civic Center, 700 W Wheeler Ave in #AransasPass | http:/…

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