Rep. Richard Armey

Former Representative from Texas's 26th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1985-2002 Representative,
Texas's 26th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Armey was a far-right Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Armey’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Armey’s bills had a total of 731 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Armey to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th 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 Armey’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1985 to Nov 2002, Armey missed 219 of 9,515 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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