Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1997
Rep. William Brewster [D-OK3, 1991-1996] leaves office as Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Oklahoma’s 3rd District, Democrat
Brewster, a Democrat, was the representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district from 1991 to 1996.
Our unique analysis of the bills Brewster 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). Brewster is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Brewster sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (18%) Taxation (18%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Families (12%) Environmental Protection (9%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Commerce (9%) Animals (9%)
Some of Brewster’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1991 to Sep 1996, Brewster missed 133 of 3,394 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is on par with 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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