Rep. James “J. Gresham” Barrett

Former Representative from South Carolina's 3rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2010 Representative,
South Carolina's 3rd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Barrett was a lonley far-right Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Barrett’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Barrett’s bills had a total of 16 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Barrett to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2010, Barrett missed 779 of 5,966 roll call votes, which is 13.1%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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