Ethics Explorer A Guide to the Financial Interests of Elected Officials

U.S. Rep. John R. Carter (R)

Industry
Lawyer
Education
B.A., Texas Tech University, 1965; J.D., University of Texas, 1969
Spouse
Erika
Committees
Not yet assigned
Financial Statements

Sources of Income

  • Carter served as a judge on the district court bench in Williamson County for more than 20 years and received a judicial pension of $76,458.60 in 2012.

  • Carter owns more than $250,000 in Exxon Mobil stock, which earned him more than $100,000 in income last year.

Property

  • Residential property in Round Rock valued at $386,053

Analysis

  • Carter is a member of the Tea Party Caucus.

  • Carter's top campaign supporters in the last election cycle include Dell Inc., the American Bankers Association, AT&T Inc. and Koch Industries.