Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2005
Rep. Max Sandlin [D-TX1, 1997-2004] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Texas’s 1st District, Democrat
Sandlin, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 1st congressional district from 1997 to 2004.
Our unique analysis of the bills Sandlin 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 2004. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Sandlin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sandlin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Sandlin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1997 to Dec 2004, Sandlin missed 95 of 4,618 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is better than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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