U.S. Rep. Joe L. Barton

District 6 (R-Ennis)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Joe L. Barton
Age: 64
Hometown: Ennis
Race: White
Education: B.S., Texas A&M University, 1972; M.S., Purdue University, 1973
Spouse: Terri

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 72.65% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 58.03% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 63.22% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 65.92% of vote
2008 General Election
Won with 62.02% of vote
2008 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 General Election
Won with 60.46% of vote
2006 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2004 General Election
Won with 66.02% of vote
2004 Republican Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2002 General Election
Won with 70.35% of vote
2002 Republican Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2000 General Election
Won with 88.11% of vote
2000 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1998 General Election
Won with 72.93% of vote
1998 Republican Primary
Won with 72.95% of vote
1996 November Special Election
Won with 77.12% of vote
1996 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
1994 General Election
Won with 75.64% of vote
1994 Republican Primary Election
Won with 89.50% of vote
U.S. Sen., 1993 Special Election
Lost with 6.94% of vote
1992 General Election
Won with 71.90% of vote
1992 Republican Primary Election
Won with 79.08% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 6
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2015
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $174,000 per year
  • Energy and Commerce
Ryan Thompson Chief of Staff
Michael Weems Legislative Director
Sean Brown Communications Director
Nina Shelat Communications Assistant/Web Administrator
Julieann Martin Legislative Assistant
Emmanual Guillory Legislative Assistant
Jenny Howell Legislative Correspondent
Amy Murphy Office Manager
U.S. House District 6 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: House website
Twitter: @RepJoeBarton
Facebook: facebook.com/RepJoeBarton
Washington Office
Room: 2107 Rayburn HOB
Address: 2109 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-2002
Texas Office
Address: 2106 A W Ennis Ave
Ennis, TX 75119
Phone: 972-875-8488
Texas Office
Room: Suite 200
Address: 6001 West Ronald Reagan
Arlington, TX 76017
Phone: 817-543-1000
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Twitter Feed

  • On @660ksky with @MarkDavis! Talking immigration, war on terror an my recent trip to Asia. http://t.co/ylZgYKgkXf

    6 days ago

  • Traveling 6th Dist! Spent Thurs visiting #Corsicana #YMCA, then had great conversation w/ Ellis Co. #TeaParty https://t.co/J4wih36738 #tcot

    10 days ago

  • Traveling 6th District! Spent Tues speaking to @fwhcc & awarding Ryan Esplin the TDF Foundation Veterans Scholarship https://t.co/JYLQNqaMwJ

    12 days ago

  • Proud of him! @utarlington: @RepJoeBarton w/ Ryan Esplin as he receives TDF scholarship #UTAVeteransAssistanceCenter https://t.co/0UMLcrmh09

    12 days ago

  • Lots of good ?'s at town hall in #Waxahachie! Next Up-Tues at 6pm in #Corsicana Government Ctr.Hope you can make it! https://t.co/fSHekeWqss

    12 days ago

  • Met w/ local leaders today in #Arlington and #Waxahachie! https://t.co/hRXHQdG3Zq @HachieChamber @arlingtontx #DFWnews

    13 days ago

  • 1st TOWN HALL is TONIGHT in #Waxahachie at City Hall...starts at 6pm! We hope to see you there! #EllisCounty #DFWnews @txcot #txgop #Texas

    14 days ago

  • 1st #TownHall just a few days away.Check out entire schedule by clicking below.Hope you can attend! http://t.co/jQ9jSVdTzo #dfwnews #txcot

    18 days ago

  • #Obamcare is less popular than... well a lot of things: http://t.co/qGPsALnZam #txcot #txgop #teaparty

    20 days ago

  • RT @RandyNeugebauer: Driving through cotton fields on the way to Plainview this morning. Glad we had a little rain earlier this week - we n…

    20 days ago