Rep. Charles “Buddy” Roemer III

Former Representative from Louisiana's 4th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1981-1988 Representative,
Louisiana's 4th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Roemer was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Roemer’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Roemer’s bills had a total of 151 cosponsors in the 100th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Roemer to other members of the House of Representatives in the 100th 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 Roemer’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Mar 1988, Roemer missed 391 of 3,093 roll call votes, which is 12.6%. This is worse than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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