Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Thomas Lewis [R-FL16, 1993-1994] leaves office as Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Florida’s 16th District, Republican
Lewis, a Republican, was the representative for Florida's 16th congressional district from 1993 to 1994.
He was previously the representative for Florida's 12th congressional district (1983-1992).
Our unique analysis of the bills Lewis 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Lewis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Lewis sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Transportation and Public Works (23%) Science, Technology, Communications (17%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Agriculture and Food (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Taxation (9%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%)
Some of Lewis’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Lewis missed 269 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is on par with the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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