Rep. Abraham Kazen Jr.

Former Representative from Texas’s 23rd District, Democrat

Kazen, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district from 1967 to 1984.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Kazen sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kazen is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kazen sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (23%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Immigration (16%) Private Legislation (16%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Environmental Protection (6%) Commerce (6%) Water Resources Development (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Kazen’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Oct 1984, Kazen missed 525 of 8,455 roll call votes, which is 6.2%. This is on par with the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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