U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold

District 27 (R-Corpus Christi)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Blake Farenthold
Age: 52
Hometown: Corpus Christi
Race: White
Education: B.A. Radio, Television, Film, University of Texas at Austin. L.L.C. St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio
Spouse: Debbie

Financial Statements


Election Info

2014 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 56.74% of vote
2012 Republican Party Primary Election
Won with 71.38% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 47.84% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Runoff Election
Won with 51.32% of vote
2010 Republican Party Primary Election
Went to runoff with 30.13% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 27
Party: Republican Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
  • Oversight and Government Reform
  • Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Judiciary
Beau Rothschild Chief of Staff
Emily Wilks Scheduler
Blake Adamy Legislative Director
Olivia Chriss Legislative Assistant
Matt Missentzis Legislative Correspondent
Pete Sanborn Staff Assistant
U.S. House District 27 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: Congressman Blake Farenthold
Twitter: @farenthold
Facebook: Blake Farenthold
Washington Office
Address: 2110 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-7742
Texas Office
Room: Suite 300
Address: 101 North Shoreline Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: (361) 884-2222
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Twitter Feed

  • NOW: I'm on @FoxNews @gretawire to talk about my bill the #Contempt Act to ensure high-ranking officials are treated just like everyone else

    3 days ago

  • The avg American wouldn't be rewarded for failing to do their job. Gov officials should be treated like everyone else http://t.co/8hwRpuRhwH

    5 days ago

  • I just introduced the “Contempt Act" to prevent fed employees held in #contempt of Congress from receiving their taxpayer-funded paycheck.

    5 days ago

  • DON’T FORGET: Today is Tax Day so make sure to remember to postmark by Midnight tonight! https://t.co/rz5BnaTWcH

    5 days ago

  • Today marks the 1 year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. We Remember!https://t.co/WkITl6CGFw #BostonStrong #UnitedWeRun

    5 days ago

  • ICYMI: I appeared on Fox News “America’s News Headquarters” @ANHQDC @FoxNews to discuss Attorney General Holder. https://t.co/got8Otwdjv

    6 days ago

  • RT @ANHQDC: @farenthold: We've got to work with the administration, but they are stonewalling every investigation we are doing.

    8 days ago

  • About to go on @FoxNews ANHQ to talk this week's Judiciary hearing with Eric Holder. Don't miss it!

    8 days ago

  • RT @loudobbsnews: Joining #loudobbstonight are @farenthold, @enderle, @gavin_mcinnes, @jedediahbila & more, 7PM ET

    9 days ago

  • Just voted to hold former #IRS head Lerner in contempt for refusing to testify on her dept.'s political targeting. Next: vote on House floor

    10 days ago