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Rep. Van Taylor

Representative for Texas’s 3rd District

pronounced van // TAY-ler

Taylor is the representative for Texas’s 3rd congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Taylor is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Van Taylor [R-TX3]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Taylor is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Taylor has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Oct 18, 2019. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Planned Parenthood Action Fund: 0%

Committee Membership

Van Taylor sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Taylor voted Nay

Taylor voted Nay

Passed 284/149 on Jul 25, 2019.

Taylor voted Yea

Missed Votes

From Jan 2019 to Oct 2019, Taylor missed 3 of 567 roll call votes, which is 0.5%. This is better than the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: