Rep. Albert Bustamante
Former Representative from Texas's 23rd District
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Texas's 23rd District
See Also: Bioguide
Bustamante was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Bustamante’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Bustamante’s bills had a total of 55 cosponsors in the 102nd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Bustamante to other members of the House of Representatives in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Bustamante’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6060 (102nd): United States-Mexico Border Environmental Zone Protection Act
- H.J.Res. 533 (102nd): Designating May 1993, as “Karate Kids Just Say No to Drugs Month”.
- H.R. 4320 (102nd): To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend coverage under the ...
- H.R. 2868 (102nd): Relating to the reliquidation of certain entries.
- H.R. 2623 (102nd): To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit the expansion of ...
- H.R. 1931 (102nd): To provide a separate tariff classification for, and to suspend temporarily the ...
- H.R. 1853 (102nd): To provide for the duty-free liquidation or reliquidation of, and the refund ...
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From Jan 1985 to Oct 1992, Bustamante missed 339 of 3,657 roll call votes, which is 9.3%. This is worse than the median of 4.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills