Rep. Bill Archer

Former Representative from Texas's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1971-2000 Representative,
Texas's 7th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Archer was a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Archer’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Archer’s bills had a total of 153 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Archer to other members of the House of Representatives in the 106th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Dec 2000, Archer missed 599 of 16,000 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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