Rep. Richard Armey
Former Representative from Texas's 26th District
|Representative||Texas's 26th District|
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Armey was a far-right Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Armey’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Armey to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Armey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 615 (107th): Providing for a committee of two Members to be appointed by the ...
- H.Res. 614 (107th): Providing for the printing of a revised edition of the Rules and ...
- H.R. 5710 (107th): Homeland Security Information Sharing Act
- H.Res. 590 (107th): Relating to early organization of the House of Representatives for the One ...
- H.Con.Res. 464 (107th): Terrorist Attack Commemoration resolution
- H.Res. 510 (107th): Designating majority membership on certain standing committees of the House.
- H.Con.Res. 448 (107th): Providing for a special meeting of the Congress in New York, New ...
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From Jan 1985 to Nov 2002, Armey missed 219 of 9,515 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Congressional Pictorial Directory for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills