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

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

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Archer is shown as a purple triangle. (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 16,034 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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