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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  • 57% of Americans are calling #Obamacare a failure. I believe the solution is found through patient-centered reforms. http://t.co/XwHgR05NwO

    7 hours ago

  • RT @RepStephenLynch: Rep. Lynch @farenthold @RepCummings & @GKButterfield Introduce Bill to Support #WoundedWarriors in Federal Workforce h…

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  • I am holding a Veterans Summit in Victoria to hear from #Veterans and provide them with resources. More information: http://t.co/QOvYaI8N6T

    9 hours ago

  • The attacks on #Israel must stop. I cosponsored H. Res. 657 to reaffirm support for Israel and condemn Hamas rocket attacks.

    11 hours ago

  • @CCTX is one of the happiest cities in America. http://t.co/U2J8tcHQEH

    5 days ago

  • The House Judiciary Committee is working to find Constitutional solutions to the escalating national debt. WATCH: http://t.co/h6YTdX2UeE

    5 days ago

  • Now: I am working with @GOPOversight to see if #FTC overstepping there authority to regulate data breaches. WATCH http://t.co/33cjsNCW4j

    5 days ago

  • I am speaking on the House floor in support of HR 5081, to identify and protect child trafficking victims. WATCH: http://t.co/91faRPJarG

    6 days ago

  • Now: I am on Sean Hannity show discussing my recent trip to Central America to investigate the child immigration surge.

    6 days ago

  • RT @marianaatencio: About to interview Rep @farenthold on the child migrant crisis. He's just returned from the fact finding mission to Cen…

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