James "Jim" Cargas

Personal Profile

Full Name: James Cargas
Nickname: "Jim"
Race: White
Occupation: Lawyer
Education: B.A. English & Communication, University of Michigan; J.D. American University
Spouse: Dorina Papageorgiou
Religion: Christian
Church: Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Election Info

U.S. House District 7, 2014-03-04
Won with 62.17% of vote
U.S. House District 7, 2012-11-06
Lost with 36.40% of vote
U.S. House District 7, 2012-07-31
Won with 57.82% of vote
U.S. House District 7, 2012-05-29
Went to runoff with 33.75% of vote

Political Profile

Party: Democratic Party

Contact Info

Website: jamescargas.com
Twitter: @Cargas7
Facebook: Fan Page
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Twitter Feed

  • GOP budget bad for Texas. If passed, 296,000 Texan seniors will pay more for meds & 44,260 college students will lose Pell Grants. Flip #TX7

    a day ago

  • GOP Ryan budget bad for Texans. 27,347 TX millionaires get $87,000 tax break, but middle class Texans pay $2,000 more in taxes. Flip #TX7

    a day ago

  • RT @harrisdemocrats: Join @BarackObama for a moment of silence today to mark the 1-yr anniversary of the #Boston bombing. #BostonStrong htt…

    2 days ago

  • Now Is the Time to Rebuild Our National Infrastructure http://t.co/ohxlnMl9Oi @HuffPostPol Congress should act on this sensible commentary

    2 days ago

  • Fracturing can save the Ukraine and Europe from Russia's grip. With Russia threatening to cut off natural gas... http://t.co/yEWsxqoSdV

    3 days ago

  • RT @DemocraticMemes: How about we pass Immigration reform, extend unemployment benefits, and tackle climate change instead of repeal ACA? h…

    3 days ago

  • @Penarrow - thanks for RT. Hope you'll follow & spread message of flipping #TX7 so we get a working Congress that reps all constituents

    3 days ago

  • RT @JonathanJewel: Republican ACA Lies Get Thrashed and Trashed as CBO Report Is An Epic Obama Win http://t.co/lpNZJu8tHK via @politicususa

    3 days ago

  • CBO: Affordable Care Act getting even more affordable http://t.co/bKDFpEpPAx @maddow @CongCulberson Still want ACA repeal? #TX7 needs more

    3 days ago

  • Thanks to Pres R. Mele & Sec M. Ortiz for invite to Teamster Local 988 BBQ . They do much for Houston area employees http://t.co/GvQVvGvKDO

    4 days ago