Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2007
Rep. Henry Bonilla [R-TX23, 1993-2006] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Texas’s 23rd District, Republican
Bonilla, a Republican, was the representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district from 1993 to 2006.
Our unique analysis of the bills Bonilla 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bonilla is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bonilla sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (18%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Finance and Financial Sector (12%) Commerce (12%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Social Welfare (11%) Water Resources Development (11%)
Some of Bonilla’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1993 to Dec 2006, Bonilla missed 226 of 8,294 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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