Rep. Walter Flowers
Former Representative from Alabama's 7th District
|Representative||Alabama's 7th District|
|Representative||Alabama's 5th District|
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Flowers was a centrist Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Flowers’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Flowers to other members of the House of Representatives in the 95th 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 Flowers’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 1102 (95th): A resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States ...
- H.R. 13677 (95th): Judicial Independence and Integrity Act
- H.R. 13588 (95th): A bill to change the name of the China Bluff Access Area ...
- H.R. 13482 (95th): A bill to change the name of the Gainsville Public Use Area ...
- H.R. 13304 (95th): A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act and the Clayton ...
- H.R. 12520 (95th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended, ...
- H.R. 10156 (95th): A bill for the relief of Chin-Pao Shao.
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From Jan 1969 to Oct 1978, Flowers missed 818 of 4,929 roll call votes, which is 16.6%. This is worse than the median of 8.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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