Rep. Bob Barr

Former Representative from Georgia's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1995-2002 Representative,
Georgia's 7th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Barr was a far-right Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Barr’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Barr’s bills had a total of 336 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Barr to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th 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 Barr’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Nov 2002, Barr missed 170 of 4,737 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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