Rep. Wes Watkins

Former Representative from Oklahoma's 3rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1997-2002 Representative,
Oklahoma's 3rd District
1977-1990 Representative,
Oklahoma's 3rd District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Watkins was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Watkins’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Watkins’s bills had a total of 306 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Watkins to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Nov 2002, Watkins missed 697 of 10,654 roll call votes, which is 6.5%. 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

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