Rep. James Weaver

Former Representative from Oregon's 4th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1975-1986 Representative,
Oregon's 4th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Weaver was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Weaver’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Weaver’s bills had a total of 154 cosponsors in the 99th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Weaver to other members of the House of Representatives in the 99th 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 Weaver’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1986, Weaver missed 782 of 6,667 roll call votes, which is 11.7%. This is worse than the median of 5.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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