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Rep. Colin Allred

Representative for Texas’s 32nd District

pronounced KAH-lin // AHL-red

Allred is the representative for Texas’s 32nd congressional district (view map) and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Allred is next up for reelection in 2020 and serves until Jan 3, 2021 unless re-elected.

Photo of Rep. Colin Allred [D-TX32]


Legislative Metrics

Read our 2019 Report Card for Allred.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Allred is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Allred has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jul 9, 2020. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 100%

Committee Membership

Colin Allred sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Allred sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (50%) Transportation and Public Works (50%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Allred voted Yea

Passed 373/45 on Feb 5, 2020.

Allred voted No

Allred voted Aye

Passed 260/165 on Dec 11, 2019.

Allred voted Yea

Passed 284/149 on Jul 25, 2019.

Allred voted Yea

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Jul 2020, Allred missed 29 of 839 roll call votes, which is 3.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: