Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1993
Rep. Albert Bustamante [D-TX23, 1985-1992] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Texas’s 23rd District, Democrat
Bustamante, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district from 1985 to 1992.
Our unique analysis of the bills Bustamante 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bustamante is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bustamante sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Bustamante’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1985 to Oct 1992, Bustamante missed 346 of 3,665 roll call votes, which is 9.4%. This is much worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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