Rep. David Treen

Former Representative from Louisiana’s 3rd District, Republican

Treen, a Republican, was the representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district from 1973 to 1980.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Treen 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Treen is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Treen sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (20%) Families (15%) Education (13%) Law (13%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Taxation (10%) Environmental Protection (10%) Transportation and Public Works (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Mar 1980, Treen missed 827 of 4,674 roll call votes, which is 17.7%. This is much worse than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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