Rep. Carroll Campbell Jr.

Former Representative from South Carolina’s 4th District, Republican

Campbell, a Republican, was the representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district from 1979 to 1986.


Our unique analysis of the bills Campbell 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Campbell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Campbell was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Campbell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (19%) Labor and Employment (19%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (16%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Social Welfare (16%) Education (6%) Economics and Public Finance (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1979 to Oct 1986, Campbell missed 656 of 3,884 roll call votes, which is 16.9%. This is much worse than the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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