Sen. Paul Trible Jr.

Former Senator from Virginia

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1983-1988 Senator,
1977-1982 Representative,
Virginia's 1st District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Trible was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Trible’s time serving in the Senate. Trible’s bills had a total of 308 cosponsors in the 100th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Trible to other members of the Senate in the 100th 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 Trible’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Feb 1983 to Oct 1988, Trible missed 67 of 2,198 roll call votes, which is 3.0%. This is better than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Oct 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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