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


Election Info

2014 General Election
Won with 61.15% of vote
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

  • ICYMI: Spoke to @Newsmax_Media's Ed Berliner abt Pres. #Obama's #ExecutiveAction on #immigration. http://t.co/VSNJHkaIOl #newsmaxtv #tcot

    3 hours ago

  • VIDEO:On @CNN's @Smerconish show this AM, discussed #Obama's unconstitutional #immigration #ExecutiveAction #DFWnews https://t.co/vkiixr380a

    2 days ago

  • Will be on @CNN's @smerconish show at 8:30am #Texas time to talk abt Pres #Obama's unilateral #immigration #ExecutiveAction.TUNE IN! #tcot

    2 days ago

  • From the @nytimes: "Cost of Coverage Under Affordable Care Act to Increase in 2015" http://t.co/Hv7cxnevAt #ObamaCare #BrokenPromises

    6 days ago

  • RT @SpeakerBoehner: The designer of #ObamaCare who called Americans “stupid” made a lot of money off the taxpayers. http://t.co/MdxFjmz4Y0

    10 days ago

  • RT @TheDailySun: Navarro County Child Welfare Board's Angel Tree for foster children is located at Community National Bank and... http://t.…

    11 days ago

  • #KeystoneXL vote in the House later today! #4jobs

    11 days ago

  • #TBT -Look at these 2 gorgeous bastards! Taken during summer of 1996 in #Ireland...Thanks for finding Jason Kingston! http://t.co/pLDiNJiXct

    11 days ago

  • What do you think abt #NetNeutrality? Should govt regulate the #internet? @HouseCommerce holding hearing next week! https://t.co/VFy6nz0SYc

    11 days ago

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    18 days ago