Rep. William Boner

Former Representative from Tennessee's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1979-1988 Representative,
Tennessee's 5th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Boner was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Boner’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Boner’s bills had a total of 195 cosponsors in the 100th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Boner to other members of the House of Representatives in the 100th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Oct 1987, Boner missed 536 of 4,188 roll call votes, which is 12.8%. This is worse than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1987. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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