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Rep. Pete Gallego

Former Representative for Texas’s 23rd District

Gallego was the representative for Texas’s 23rd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 2013 to 2014.

Photo of Rep. Pete Gallego [D-TX23, 2013-2014]


Legislative Metrics

Read our 2014 Report Card for Gallego.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gallego sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (60%) Armed Forces and National Security (40%)

Recently Introduced Bills

Gallego recently introduced the following legislation:

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Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.

Voting Record

Key Votes

Gallego voted Yea

Passed 219/206 on Dec 11, 2014.

This bill became the vehicle for passage of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 [pdf], which was approved by the House on December …

Gallego voted Yea

Gallego voted Aye

Gallego voted Yea

Gallego voted Aye

Passed 233/181 on Mar 12, 2014.

Gallego voted Yea

Gallego voted Aye

Gallego voted Aye

Passed 285/144 on Jan 23, 2013.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2013 to Dec 2014, Gallego missed 22 of 1,204 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

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