Carthage, Texas is located in Panola County.
During Panola County's 2016 Presidential Election 81.1% voted Republican, 17.6% voted Democrat, and 1.3% voted for other candidates.
During the 2018 Republican Party Primary, voters had the opportunity to vote on proposition #7. This proposition gave voters the chance to voice their opinion if they were "In Favor" or "Against" this following statement: " I believe abortion should be abolished in Texas." In Panola County, out of 3,424 votes, 2,754 voted in favor of the idea of abolishing abortion in the state of Texas and 670 voted against the idea abolishing abortion in the state of Texas.
The population of the city of Carthage, Texas is 6,851.
In the News
The Daily Signal - October 23rd, 2019
By Jackson Elliott
CRIT-LARGE - November 6th, 2019
By Preston Tyler
Why Carthage Residents Want To See Abortion Outlawed in Their City
"Murder should not be allowed anywhere." - Jennifer B.
"Not only is it against God's laws, it is murder and it has lasting effects on all involved." - Shawn M.
"Every baby is a blessing from God. God makes no mistakes. Who are we to destroy what God has made?" - Ashley W.
"Because murder is evil." - Kyria B.
"Every life is a gift from God. These lives should all be protected. We have a duty to protect the gifts that God has given mankind. Passing laws that protect these gifts ensures the sanctity of life. The unborn child is a life that does not have a voice. The unborn need a voice. Those that are incapacitated need a voice. We are their voice. We must speak up for their rights. We must protect God’s gifts." - Nicole T.
"Life is God given, not man given." - Karen M.