Rep. Chris Bell

Former Representative from Texas's 25th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2004 Representative,
Texas's 25th District

See Also: Bell's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Bell was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Bell’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Bell’s bills had a total of 97 cosponsors in the 108th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Bell to other members of the House of Representatives in the 108th 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 Bell’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2004, Bell missed 92 of 1,221 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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