Rep. Tim Carter
Former Representative from Kentucky's 5th District
|Representative||Kentucky's 5th District|
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Carter was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Carter’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Carter to other members of the House of Representatives in the 96th 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 Carter’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 8380 (96th): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 8336 (96th): A bill to amend section 314(d) of the Public Health Service Act ...
- H.R. 8278 (96th): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 8064 (96th): International Health Act of 1980
- H.R. 7733 (96th): A bill to require the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to ...
- H.R. 7231 (96th): Food Stamp Act Amendments of 1980
- H.R. 6887 (96th): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise the ...
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From Jan 1965 to Dec 1980, Carter missed 655 of 7,006 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. This is worse than the median of 7.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Elligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills