Ethics Explorer A Guide to the Financial Interests of Elected Officials

U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R)

Industry
Consultant, Lawyer
Education
B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1981; J.D., South Texas College of Law, 1989
Spouse
Belinda
Committees
Not yet assigned
Financial Statements

Sources of Income

  • Culberson, who was elected to Congress in 2001, served in the Texas House from 1987 to 2001 and receives a pension from the state of Texas. In 2011, it was $26,983.

  • After college, Culberson worked at his father’s political consulting and advertising firm. After law school, he worked as a civil defense lawyer for the Houston-based law firm Lorance and Thompson, P.C.

Property

  • Owns a home in Houston valued at between $100,001 and $250,000.

  • Owns a home in northern Virginia valued at between $500,001 and $1 million.

Analysis

  • Culberson's top contributors in the last election cycle were Berkshire Hathaway, the Credit Union National Association, Honeywell International and Valero Energy.