Rep. Eldon Boulter

Former Representative from Texas’s 13th District, Republican

Boulter, a Republican, was the representative for Texas's 13th congressional district from 1985 to 1988.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Boulter 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 1988. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Boulter is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Boulter sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Economics and Public Finance (22%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (17%) Finance and Financial Sector (17%) Taxation (11%) Environmental Protection (8%) Water Resources Development (8%) International Affairs (8%) Energy (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1985 to Oct 1988, Boulter missed 461 of 1,829 roll call votes, which is 25.2%. This is much worse than the median of 5.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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