Rep. Bill Barrett [R]

Former Representative from Nebraska’s 3rd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1991-2000 Representative Nebraska's 3rd District

Sponsorship Analysis

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)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%) Law (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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