Rep. William Bray

Former Representative from Indiana’s 6th District, Republican

Bray, a Republican, was the representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district from 1967 to 1974.

He was previously the representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district (1951-1966).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Bray 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bray is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bray sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (27%) Law (20%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (20%) Education (20%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1951 to Dec 1974, Bray missed 315 of 4,363 roll call votes, which is 7.2%. This is better than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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