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Rep. Watts

Former Representative from Oklahoma’s 4th District, Republican

Watts, a Republican, was the representative for Oklahoma's 4th congressional district from 1995 to 2002.

Photo of Rep.  Watts [R-OK4, 1995-2002]


Our unique analysis of the bills Watts 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 2002. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Watts is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Watts sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (17%) Economics and Public Finance (17%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (13%) Social Welfare (12%) Commerce (12%) Taxation (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Nov 2002, Watts missed 254 of 4,722 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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