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 2018-12-21 02:31 

Star Telegram

So you won't have it easy after Congress, huh, Joe Barton?...

Barton states that he will receive a pension but "it is not lavish by any means." That statement is what's wrong in Washington. He will receive more than $139,000 per year plus insurance benefits....

 2018-12-20 18:52 

Fosters.com

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Executive Council grants pardon to ex-Newmarket GOP chairman...

CONCORD GOP political operative Joe Barton was pardoned on a straight 3-2 party vote by the Executive Council at its regular meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 19.There was some discussion about allowing a tape of the incident into evidence, but James Vara, chief...

 2018-12-19 23:40 

Seacoastonline.com

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Executive Council grants pardon to ex-Newmarket GOP chairman...

CONCORD GOP political operative Joe Barton was pardoned on a straight 3-2 party vote by the Executive Council at its regular meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 19.There was some discussion about allowing a tape of the incident into evidence, but James Vara, chief...

 2018-12-14 13:52 

Roll Call

Lame-Duck GOP Rep: Trump 'Doesn't Know What's About to Hit Him'...

Rep. Joe Barton has a warning for President Donald Trump and the GOP: Brace yourselves. The Texas Republican, who is retiring in January at the end of his 17th term, said the president is in for a "rude awakening" on Jan. 3, when the 116th Congres...

 2018-12-11 16:43 

Fosters.com

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Ex-Newmarket GOP chairman seeks pardon...

CONCORD — Politics collided with criminal justice Monday when former Newmarket Republican Committee Chairman Joe Barton made his case for a pardon to the governor and Executive Council regarding his resisting arrest conviction during the 2014 electi...

 2018-12-11 16:43 

Seacoastonline.com

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Ex-Newmarket GOP chairman seeks pardon...

CONCORD — Politics collided with criminal justice Monday when former Newmarket Republican Committee Chairman Joe Barton made his case for a pardon to the governor and Executive Council regarding his resisting arrest conviction during the 2014 electi...

 2018-12-07 19:49 

Star Telegram

After 34 years, a post-scandal Joe Barton leaves Congress in January. What's next?...

U.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Ennis, Texas, has spent more than three decades in Congress. On Jan. 3, 2019, he no longer will be a congressman. Smokey Joe talks about what lies ahead including marriage, new job....

 2018-11-07 03:47 

Star Telegram

Who will replace the Congressional seat long held by Joe Barton?...

Candidates wait for results in the race for Joe Barton's TX congressional seat in the midterm general elections. Here are voting results from the Nov 6 Election Day....

 2018-10-20 15:37 

Star Telegram

For Congress: Ron Wright knows Arlington best...

For 11 years, the Arlington Republican served as district director and then as chief of staff under now-retiring U.S. Rep. Joe Barton. When he came home, he was still expected to run for Congress someday. Now, he knows the city and its needs....

 2018-10-17 15:01 

Star Telegram

Replacing Joe Barton in Congress: Will this Texas district stay red or turn blue?...

Republican Ron Wright, Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez and Libertarian Allen Harber are running to replace U.S. Rep. Joe Barton in Congress....

 2018-09-18 07:00 

Dallas Morning News

We recommend Jana Lynne Sanchez for U.S. House District 6...

In the absence of a traditional Republican in the race to replace U.S. Rep. Joe Barton, we recommend a moderate Democrat.Jana Lynne Sanchez, 54,......

 2018-09-05 19:40 

Breitbart.com

Rep. Joe Barton Grills Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on 600,000 Shadowbanned Accounts...

Republican Representative Joe Barton grilled Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on the shadowbanning of 600,000 Twitter accounts during a hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Committee today....

 2018-09-04 16:37 

Washington Examiner

Rep. Joe Barton: Help our country's sickest kids with this bipartisan bill...

Earlier this summer, I had the opportunity to meet with several children with serious medical issues and their families. They traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with members of Congress to discuss the continuing and difficult challenges children with c...

 2018-08-27 12:16 

Roll Call

Report: Barton Set Up Legal Defense Fund to Deal With Nude Photo Fallout...

Texas Rep. Joe Barton set up a legal defense fund earlier this summer after a nude photo of himself that he sent to a woman was leaked last year. Documents show Barton set up the fund in June after the House Ethics Committee gave him permission to do so f...

 2018-08-27 09:04 

Roll Call

How Joe Barton Struck Out...

Leadership be damned, Rep. Joe L. Barton thought. He knew he was right, and as soon as he was convinced of that, hardly anything in the world could move him. Just a few months into his first term, the Texas Republican was angling for something between pro...

 2018-08-24 20:40 

Dallas Morning News

After lewd images went public, Rep. Joe Barton set up legal expense fund, documents show...

WASHINGTON - Ennis Rep. Joe Barton has set up a legal expense fund to deal with costs he incurred last year after lewd images he shared in an......

 2018-08-20 21:17 

Star Telegram

This judge read a claim of voter fraud in North Texas. Then he threw out the case...

Lawsuit dismissed claiming voter fraud by Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez. She faces Republican Ron Wright in November to determine who replaces Joe Barton in representing the 6th Congressional District....

 2018-07-16 21:41 

Star Telegram

Democrat has more cash than Republican opponent in race to replace Joe Barton in Congress...

Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez has out-raised Texas Republican Ron Wright since the runoff in the race for Republican Rep. Joe Barton's congressional seat....

 2018-06-28 22:00 

Courier Mail

Legacies decided in Origin II...

WITH Tim Williams busy running wild with the Cooma Stallions, Joe Barton has stepped into the breach and joined Nick Campton in the David Stagg Studio for the latest episode of the League Central podcast....

 2018-06-17 22:46 

Washington Times

1986 amnesty gave lawmakers a lesson...

Rep. Joe Barton's son attends a public school in small-town Texas where more than half of his classmates are Hispanic, and he figures a good number of them are from homes where at least one parent is an illegal immigrant. The congressman says it's...

 2018-06-13 19:19 

Dallas Morning News

Joe Barton gives way to Roger Williams in changing of the GOP baseball guard...

The leadership of the Republican congressional baseball team will remain in the hands of a Texan.Rep. Joe Barton, the retiring GOP lawmaker from......

 2018-05-23 20:57 

Library Journal INFOdocket

Privacy: "Lawmakers Push Bill to Protect Children from Online Data Collection"...

From The Hill: Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) on Wednesday re-introduced companion versions of the "Do Not Track Kids Act" in the Senate and House respectively. The bills were also sponsored by Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Co...

 2018-05-23 11:00 

Star Telegram

'I am not more of the same': Former Joe Barton aide Ron Wright faces Sanchez call for change...

Arlington, Texas, Republican and longtime elected official Ron Wright said he is...

 2018-05-17 14:14 

Houston Chronicle

Rep. Joe Barton suggests EPA laws threaten Texas grid...

A federal law requiring power plants that expand or upgrade their facilities to meet the latest air pollution regulations - no matter how old the plant is - have fallen into the crosshairs of Rep. Joe Barton, R-Ennis, and other House Republicans....

 2018-05-15 12:00 

Dallas Morning News

Why the race to replace Rep. Joe Barton is down to a clash of personalities...

What do TV star Rosie O'Donnell and Bill Kristol, editor-at-large of the conservative Weekly Standard, have in common?They've both been called......

 2018-05-12 22:01 

Engadget

Lawmakers want to know how Amazon protects Echo Dot Kids users...

Amazon's Echo Dot and its accompanying version of Alexa for kids called FreeTime raised eyebrows and questions about children's privacy from the start. Now, Sen. Edward J. Markey (Massachusetts) and Rep. Joe Barton (Texas) want to know what the e-...

 2018-05-11 19:08 

Deadline Hollywood

Lawmakers Raise Privacy Questions About Amazon Echo Dot For Kids...

UPDATED with response from Amazon: When children talk to an Amazon Echo Dot for kids, who, exactly, is listening? Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) and Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) posed that question in a letter se......

 2018-05-11 13:00 

Star Telegram

Battle to replace Joe Barton ramps up as voters head back to the polls this month...

Republicans and Democrats who hope to replace Rep. Joe Barton, a Texas Republican, in Congress are reaching out to voters, hoping to win the May 22 primary runoff election....

 2018-04-26 23:13 

Washington Examiner

Republican offers EPA's Scott Pruitt the 'party jet' defense...

Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Thursday defended Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt's lavish travel budget because it didn't entail...

 2018-04-26 17:40 

Crooks and Liars

Rep. Joe Barton Praises EPA Director Scott Pruitt For Stopping Obama's 'Radical Clean Air' Agenda...

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Thursday insisted that EPA Director Scott Pruitt had been a "victim" of Democrats because of news reports which accuse Pruitt of corruption. At a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Thursday, Democrat...

 2018-04-26 16:56 

Raw Story

Rep. Joe Barton calls Scott Pruitt 'the victim' and thanks him for stopping Obama's 'radical clean air' agenda...

Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton on Thursday insisted that EPA Director Scott Pruitt had been a "victim" of Democrats because of news reports which accuse Pruitt of corruption. At a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Thursday, Democrat...

 2018-04-25 21:30 

Idaho Statesman

GOP operative switches teams in race to replace Barton...

The Republicans running to replace retiring Rep. Joe Barton have overhauled campaign staff ahead of next month's runoff with a top consultant bouncing from one candidate to the other. ... Click to Continue...

 2018-04-18 19:35 

Idaho Statesman

Democrat leads the pack in fundraising for retiring GOP Rep. Joe Barton's seat...

National Democrats aren't targeting retiring GOP Rep. Joe Barton's Arlington-area congressional district — but a Democrat is raising more money than both of the Republicans in the race. Public relations ... Click to Continue...

 2018-04-18 19:35 

Star Telegram

Democrat leads the pack in fundraising for retiring GOP Rep. Joe Barton's seat...

Jana Lynne Sanchez says she's brought in more than a quarter of a million dollars, while Republicans' first place primary finisher, Ron Wright, trailed his opponent and went $137,000 in debt....

 2018-04-18 19:35 

McClatchy DC

Democrat leads the pack in fundraising for retiring GOP Rep. Joe Barton's seat...

Jana Lynne Sanchez says she's brought in more than a quarter of a million dollars, while Republicans' first place primary finisher, Ron Wright, trailed his opponent and went $137,000 in debt....

 2018-04-14 21:40 

WFAA ABC Dallas

Inside Texas Politics (4/15/18)...

Inside Texas Politics began with a debate between the two Democratic candidates vying to replace Republican Congressman Joe Barton in Congressional District 6....

 2018-04-11 20:22 

Bloomberg

Joe Barton Discusses Paul Ryan and Facebook Hearing...

Joe Barton, the House Energy and Commerce Committee Vice Chairman discusses Paul Ryan's decision to step down at the end of the year. He also gives his take on the Facebook hearing and regulations. He speaks with Scarlet Fu, Julia Chatterley and Joe W...

 2018-04-11 19:14 

The Gateway Pundit

Zuckerberg Admits Facebook Made "Enforcement Error" in Determining Diamond and Silk "Unsafe" 'Working to Reverse It'...

During his testimony before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Wednesday, Mark Zuckerberg claimed Facebook made an "error" in determining Diamond and Silk were "unsafe for the community." Texas GOP Rep Joe Barton grilled Zuckerberg...

 2018-04-11 17:36 

The Western Journal

After Being Questioned on Diamond and Silk, Zuckerberg Promises to Overturn 'Unsafe' Label...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress on Wednesday that the supression of Lynnette "Diamond" Hardaway and Rochelle "Silk" Richardson on his platform was an "enforcement error." GOP Congressman Joe Barton of Texas p...

 2018-03-22 23:03 

KXAS-TV NBC Fort Worth

Republican Runoff for the Seat Held by Rep. Joe Barton...

Meet the two republican candidates who are in a run off for Congressional District 6....

 2018-03-16 21:58 

KXAS-TV NBC Fort Worth

LSP: Congressman Joe Barton Discusses Decision to Retire...

U.S. Rep. Joe Barton, R-Ennis, joins Lone Star Politics, talking about the decision not to run for reelection and what will happen to the district he served for more than 30 years....

 2018-03-07 04:39 

AP

The Latest: Runoff to replace Texas Rep after nude photo...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on primary day in Texas (all times CST):10:40 p.m.The packed Republican primary to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Joe Barton is headed to a runoff.None of the 11 c......

 2018-03-07 02:37 

KXAS-TV NBC Fort Worth

Former Anchor, Staffer Vie for Tarrant County Tax Collector...

Tarrant County Tax Assessor Ron Wright tells NBC 5 he will run for the 6th Congressional District seat that U.S. Rep. Joe Barton has held for more than 30 years. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click he...

 2018-03-07 02:04 

Star Telegram

Wright claims early lead, Dem nomination up in the air for Joe Barton's congressional seat...

Republican Tarrant County Tax Assessor Collector Ron Wright jumped out to an early lead Tuesday night — as did Democrats Jana Lynne Sanchez and Ruby Faye Woolridge — in battles to win their party's nomination to replace Joe Barton in Congr...

 2018-03-07 01:54 

KXAS-TV NBC Fort Worth

More Than a Dozen Enter Fray for Barton's Dist. 6 Seat...

More than a dozen challengers are fighting for the 6th Congressional District seat that'll be left vacant by outgoing longtime U.S. Rep. Joe Barton. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web b...

 2018-02-24 20:01 

Star Telegram

Joe Barton survived a mass shooting. Here's what he plans to do to prevent others...

Texas Congressman Joe Barton on mass shootings: background checks and giving police more authority could help cut down on mass shootings....

 2018-02-20 20:16 

The Atlantic

'We Care Just as Much': A Republican Reflects on the Parkland Shooting...

Texas Representative Joe Barton, a survivor of last summer's mass shooting at a congressional baseball practice, talks about his reaction to the attack in Florida....

 2018-02-19 13:00 

Dallas Morning News

Mostly unknown Democrats, Republicans vie to replace Texas Rep. Joe Barton...

Front yards and right-of-ways in Waxahachie and Ennis and Midlothian are dotted with campaign signs for Ellis County sheriff, county and district......

 2018-02-16 23:54 

Star Telegram

Why do the Republicans who want to replace Joe Barton in Congress keep talking about him?...

For the first time in three decades, voters in the 6th Congressional District won't see Joe Barton's name on the ballot this year....

 2018-02-16 22:57 

Star Telegram

Does Joe Barton's departure open the door for Democrats in Congressional District 6?...

There may be no better time for a Democrat to run for the 6th Congressional District....

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