Rep. Wes Cooley [R]

Former Representative from Oregon’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1995-1996 Representative Oregon's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Cooley 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cooley is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Cooley sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (19%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Law (15%) Water Resources Development (13%) Energy (11%) Environmental Protection (11%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Animals (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Sep 1996, Cooley missed 9 of 1,340 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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