FARENTHOLD, Blake, a Representative from Texas; born in Corpus Christi, Nueces County,
Tex., December 12, 1961; graduated from Incarnate Word High School, Corpus
Christi, Tex., 1980; B.S., University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1985; J.D., St.
Marys University School of Law, San Antonio, Tex., 1989; lawyer, private
practice; business owner; radio commentator; elected as a Republican to the One
Hundred Twelfth and to the three succeeding Congresses until his resignation on April 6, 2018 (January 3,
2011-April 6, 2018).