Rep. W. Bill Young

Former Representative from Florida’s 13th District, Republican

Young, a Republican, was the representative for Florida's 13th congressional district from 2013 to 2013.

He was previously the representative for Florida's 10th congressional district (1993-2012); the representative for Florida's 8th congressional district (1983-1992); the representative for Florida's 6th congressional district (1973-1982); and the representative for Florida's 8th congressional district (1971-1972).



Our unique analysis of the bills Young 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). Young is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Young sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (50%) Health (25%) Energy (25%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1971 to Oct 2013, Young missed 2,112 of 25,178 roll call votes, which is 8.4%. This is much worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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