Rep. Gene Green

Representative from Texas’s 29th District, Democrat

Green, a Democrat, has been the representative for Texas's 29th congressional district since Jan 5, 1993 (next election in 2016) (map).


2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Green has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Green is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Gene Green sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Green sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (33%) Health (31%) Labor and Employment (10%) Social Welfare (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%) Taxation (5%) Private Legislation (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Apr 2016, Green missed 638 of 15,517 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 151 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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