Rep. Porter Goss [R]

Former Representative from Florida’s 14th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1993-2004 Representative Florida's 14th District
1989-1992 Representative Florida's 13th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Goss 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). Goss is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Goss sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Economics and Public Finance (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Law (12%) International Affairs (10%) Health (9%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Sep 2004, Goss missed 222 of 8,844 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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