Rep. Joseph Wyatt Jr. [D]

Former Representative from Texas’s 14th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1979-1980 Representative Texas's 14th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Wyatt 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wyatt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Wyatt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (25%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (25%) Social Welfare (17%) Environmental Protection (17%) International Affairs (17%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Dec 1980, Wyatt missed 114 of 1,276 roll call votes, which is 8.9%. This is on par with the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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