Rep. Butler Derrick Jr.

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 3rd District

Democrat

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1975-1994 Representative South Carolina's 3rd District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Derrick 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). Derrick is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Nov 1994, Derrick missed 784 of 10,574 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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