Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2001
Rep. Bill Barrett [R-NE3, 1991-2000] leaves office as Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Nebraska’s 3rd District, Republican
Barrett, a Republican, was the representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district from 1991 to 2000.
Our unique analysis of the bills Barrett 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 2000. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Barrett is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Barrett sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Agriculture and Food (19%) Economics and Public Finance (18%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (10%) Water Resources Development (10%) Education (8%) Families (7%)
Some of Barrett’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1991 to Dec 2000, Barrett missed 63 of 5,795 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better 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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