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  Culberson, John A.
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AffiliationRepublican  
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NameJohn A. Culberson
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Houston, Texas , United States
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Born August 24, 1956 (64 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
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Oct 28, 2018 01:20am
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InfoJohn Culberson is a native Houstonian who was born and raised in District Seven. He married Belinda Burney of Orange, Texas in December, 1989. Their first child, Caroline Virginia, was born in October, 1996. They live in west Harris County and are active members of Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.

He was sworn in as District 7's third Congressman on January 3, 2001, after serving 14 years in the Texas House of Representatives. John was elected to the Texas House in 1986 at the age of 29 from a seven-candidate field in a Republican primary and run-off. In the last session, the 76th Legislature, he served on the House Environmental Regulation and Corrections Committees, and has previously served on the House Public Education and Natural Resources Committees. John was selected by his Republican colleagues as the House Republican Whip and was responsible for solidifying support among his colleagues for Governor George W. Bush's legislative program and for Republican legislative initiatives in the House.

He earned a BA in history from Southern Methodist University and a JD from South Texas College of Law. After college, John learned how to run a business by working with his father in his advertising agency.

John was elected to Congress on November 7, 2000. He serves on the House Committee on Appropriations, the House Steering Committee, and is a member of the House Republican Whip Team and of the National Republican Congressional Committee.


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  11/06/2018 TX District 07 Lost 47.47% (-5.06%)
  03/06/2018 TX District 07 - R Primary Won 76.11% (+52.23%)
  11/08/2016 TX District 07 Won 56.17% (+12.35%)
  03/01/2016 TX District 07 - R Primary Won 57.30% (+32.44%)
  11/04/2014 TX District 07 Won 63.26% (+28.72%)
  03/04/2014 TX - District 07 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/06/2012 TX District 07 Won 60.81% (+24.37%)
  05/29/2012 TX District 07 - R Primary Won 86.29% (+72.59%)
  11/02/2010 TX District 07 Won 81.45% (+63.47%)
  03/02/2010 TX District 07 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/2008 TX - District 07 Won 55.90% (+13.54%)
  03/04/2008 TX - District 07 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2006 TX - District 07 Won 59.19% (+20.73%)
  03/07/2006 TX District 7 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 TX - District 07 Won 64.11% (+30.81%)
  03/09/2004 TX - District 07 - R Primary Won 92.21% (+84.41%)
  11/05/2002 TX District 7 Won 89.19% (+78.43%)
  11/07/2000 TX District 7 Won 73.90% (+49.49%)
  04/11/2000 TX District 07 - R Runoff Won 59.95% (+19.91%)
  03/14/2000 TX District 07 - R Primary Won 37.74% (+11.15%)
  11/03/1998 TX State House 130 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/1996 TX State House 130 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1994 TX State House 130 Won 81.73% (+63.46%)
  11/03/1992 TX State House 130 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/1990 TX State House 125 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1988 TX State House 125 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1986 TX State House 125 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
TX US President - R Primary - Mar 01, 2016 R Ted Cruz
US President - R Primaries - Jun 07, 2016 R Ted Cruz
TX Governor - R Primary - Mar 02, 2010 R Kay Bailey Hutchison
TX - District 22 - R Runoff - Apr 08, 2008 R Pete Olson
TX US President - R Primary - Mar 04, 2008 R Mike Huckabee
US President - R Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 R Duncan L. Hunter
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