By Anna M. Tinsley Local congressional leaders easily won their primary elections Tuesday night. Early results Tuesday showed Republican U.S. Reps. Joe Barton and Michael Burgess and Democrat U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey taking strong leads in their races ... FULL ARTICLE AT Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Joseph Linus "Joe" Barton (born September 15, 1949) is a Republican politician, representing Texas's 6th congressional district (map) in the U.S. House of Representatives since 1985.
Barton was born in Waco, Texas to Bess Wynell Buice and Larry Linus Barton. He graduated from Waco High School. He attended Texas A&M; University in College Station and received a B.S. in industrial engineering in... Full
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