Ballance was the representative for North Carolina’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 2003 to 2004.
Ballance was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2119 (108th): To provide for the conveyance of Federal lands, improvements, equipment, and resource materials at the Oxford Research Station in Granville County, North Carolina, to the State of ...
- H.R. 3353 (108th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 525 Main Street in Tarboro, North Carolina, as the “George Henry White Post Office Building”.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Ballance sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Ballance’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4063 (108th): No School Left Behind Act of 2004
- H.R. 3975 (108th): Respecting Our Leaders in Education Model Act of 2004
- H.R. 3353 (108th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at ...
- H.R. 2925 (108th): Northeastern North Carolina Heritage Area Study Act of 2003
- H.R. 2119 (108th): To provide for the conveyance of Federal lands, improvements, equipment, and resource ...
- H.R. 406 (108th): To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to use unobligated funds from a ...
From Jan 2003 to Jun 2004, Ballance missed 60 of 908 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is much worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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