Rep. Gregory Laughlin

Former Representative from Texas’s 14th District, Republican

Laughlin, a Republican, was the representative for Texas's 14th congressional district from 1989 to 1996.


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Laughlin 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Laughlin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Laughlin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (25%) Environmental Protection (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (19%) Taxation (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Commerce (13%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Sep 1996, Laughlin missed 318 of 4,298 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is much 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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