117 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
U.S. Representative Blake Farenthold is a lifelong resident of Texas, born and raised in Corpus Christi. He is currently serving his second term in Congress, representing the 27th District of Texas which includes the Texas Gulf Coast from Corpus Christi and vicinity to Matagorda County and Inland to Bastrop. It Includes Victoria, Wharton, Bay City, Luling, Edna, Yoakum, Gonzales, Refugio, Halletsville and Shiner.
Representative Farenthold is working towards a smaller, more accountable and transparent government through his service as a Subcommittee Chairman on the House Oversight Committee. He also serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the House Judiciary Committee.
Prior to being elected to Congress, his diverse career included working as a conservative radio commentator, seven years of law practice with the Kleberg Law Firm, and founding Farenthold Consulting LLC, a computer consulting and web design firm. He continues to pursue his passion for broadcasting, appearing frequently on radio and television.
Representative Farenthold earned his Bachelor’s degree in Radio, Television and Film from the University of Texas at Austin and his law degree from St. Mary’s School of Law in San Antonio. He has been married to his wife, Debbie, for 26 years and they have two adult daughters, Morgan and Amanda.
Spoke with residents today in Hallettsville, TX, on Obamacare, border security and stopping a nuclear-armed Iran. http://t.co/uxwbGKjMoB
Another failure by the IRS. This time they couldn't stop hackers from accessing taxpayer info - http://t.co/apKOGyraRG
US Constitution 2, illegal executive amnesty 0. 5th Circuit denies President Obama’s DACA appeal. http://t.co/QNzsP5DLDi
Met with residents of Gonzales to talk about using technology to assist border patrol, tax reform and Iran relations. http://t.co/LcroQ0Rf83
Met with some great folks in Lulling, TX, today to discuss VA reform and border security. http://t.co/m876Mz77ND
A great discussion in Hallettsville today regarding replacing Obamacare, securing the border and putting a stop to a nuclear Iran. Thank you
Another victory for the US Constitution today! The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals denies the President’s appeal to reinstate his unconstitutional
I met with residents of Gonzales this afternoon to discuss border security, immigration reform and relations with Iran. We also discussed ways
I was pleased to present a certificate of Congressional Recognition to the Rick Johnson, Commander of the Lockhart American Legion, following
Met with residents and city officials in Lulling today to discuss VA reform, border security and other local concerns. We had a great discussion