Rep. Dale Milford

Former Representative from Texas’s 24th District, Democrat

Milford, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 24th congressional district from 1973 to 1978.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Milford 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Milford is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Milford sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (17%) Private Legislation (15%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Housing and Community Development (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Environmental Protection (12%) Law (8%) Social Welfare (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Oct 1978, Milford missed 918 of 3,891 roll call votes, which is 23.6%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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