Rep. Robert Casey

Former Representative from Texas’s 22nd District, Democrat

Casey, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district from 1959 to 1976.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Casey 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Casey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Casey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (31%) Environmental Protection (19%) Housing and Community Development (19%) Education (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Economics and Public Finance (4%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (4%) Law (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1959 to Jan 1976, Casey missed 288 of 4,317 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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