Rep. Paul Rogers

Former Representative from Florida’s 11th District, Democrat

Rogers, a Democrat, was the representative for Florida's 11th congressional district from 1973 to 1978.

He was previously the representative for Florida's 9th congressional district (1967-1972); and the representative for Florida's 6th congressional district (1955-1966).

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Rogers 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Rogers is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rogers sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (37%) Social Welfare (12%) Education (11%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Agriculture and Food (7%) Taxation (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Oct 1978, Rogers missed 245 of 6,847 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is better than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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