Rep. Randy Tate

Former Representative from Washington’s 9th District, Republican

Tate, a Republican, was the representative for Washington's 9th congressional district from 1995 to 1996.



Our unique analysis of the bills Tate 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tate is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Tate was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Tate sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (22%) Labor and Employment (16%) Law (16%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Taxation (9%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%) Education (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Sep 1996, Tate missed 11 of 1,340 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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