Rep. Gillespie “Sonny” Montgomery

Former Representative from Mississippi’s 3rd District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1973-1996 Representative Mississippi's 3rd District
1967-1972 Representative Mississippi's 4th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Montgomery 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). Montgomery is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Sep 1996, Montgomery missed 605 of 14,553 roll call votes, which is 4.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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