Rep. Roger Williams

Representative from Texas’s 25th District, Republican

Williams, a Republican, has been the representative for Texas's 25th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).



Our unique analysis of the bills Williams has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Williams is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Williams for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Roger Williams sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Williams sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (39%) Finance and Financial Sector (22%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Health (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Housing and Community Development (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Williams missed 114 of 2,481 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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