U.S. Rep. Joe L. Barton

District 6 (R-Ennis)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Joe L. Barton
Age: 65
Hometown: Ennis
Race: White
Education: B.S., Texas A&M University, 1972; M.S., Purdue University, 1973
Spouse: Terri

Financial Statements



U.S. House District 6

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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  • I'm honored! RT @ShopFloorNAM: @RepJoeBarton voted for US #manufacturing in '13 &'14. Thanks for supporting #WeAreMFG http://t.co/EOzN01HXJB

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  • My committee is getting the job done - 84 bills through House, 32 now law, 52 Await Senate action--> http://t.co/xonDRjInpu #RecordOfSuccess

    2 days ago

  • My #DC staff showing off @CityOfArlington pride! We love new Logo for The American Dream City! https://t.co/t7PtNvrznF #DFWnews #DFW #texas

    5 days ago

  • RT @TSTCHutch: @RepJoeBarton's history with TSTC goes back to his youth in Waco - grateful for his support and presence at Red Oak. http://…

    5 days ago

  • Sent letter urging #Obama "to put into place a travel ban" for people coming #Ebola stricken nations.Do you agree? #DFWnews #txcot #txgop

    6 days ago

  • @thehill - "The #Ebola crisis in the US has become an anchor threatening to sink the #Obama presidency." Do you agree? #tcot #txcot #dfwnews

    6 days ago

  • President #Obama's approval rating hits a new low...What do you think of the job he is doing? http://t.co/zNecHxTuZX #txcot #txgop #DFWnews

    7 days ago

  • Honored to receive Certificate of Appreciation from @AmericanLegion Post 22 in #Coriscana #TX https://t.co/KcbDvmeBDy #DFWnews #txcot #txgop

    13 days ago

  • The middle class is feeling the squeeze: http://t.co/41zwcYQN33

    13 days ago

  • Another poll, same result. # who view #Obamacare "negatively" continues to RISE! Has it hurt or helped your family? http://t.co/bys5QkE6Ju

    14 days ago