Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1997
Rep. John Browder [D-AL3, 1989-1996] leaves office as Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Alabama’s 3rd District, Democrat
Browder, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district from 1989 to 1996.
Our unique analysis of the bills Browder 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). Browder is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Browder sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (28%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Private Legislation (10%) Health (10%) Taxation (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%)
Some of Browder’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Apr 1989 to Sep 1996, Browder missed 107 of 4,272 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with 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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