Rep. James Mattox

Former Representative from Texas's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1977-1982 Representative Texas's 5th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Mattox was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Mattox’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Mattox’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 97th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Mattox to other members of the House of Representatives in the 97th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Dec 1982, Mattox missed 446 of 3,592 roll call votes, which is 12.4%. This is worse than the median of 7.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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