Rep. Sam Gibbons

Former Representative from Florida's 11th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-1996 Representative,
Florida's 11th District
1973-1992 Representative,
Florida's 7th District
1967-1972 Representative,
Florida's 6th District
1963-1966 Representative,
Florida's 10th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Gibbons was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Gibbons’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Gibbons’s bills had a total of 80 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Gibbons to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th 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 Gibbons’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Sep 1996, Gibbons missed 1,604 of 15,146 roll call votes, which is 10.6%. This is worse 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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