Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Rep. Steve Stockman [R-TX36, 2013-2014] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 36th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Texas’s 36th District, Republican
Stockman, a Republican, was the representative for Texas's 36th congressional district from 2013 to 2014.
He was previously the representative for Texas's 9th congressional district (1995-1996).
Our unique analysis of the bills Stockman 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 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Stockman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Stockman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (22%) Government Operations and Politics (22%) Taxation (22%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Energy (5%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (5%)
Some of Stockman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1995 to Dec 2014, Stockman missed 149 of 2,544 roll call votes, which is 5.9%. This is much worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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