Rep. William Ford

Former Representative from Michigan's 13th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1993-1994 Representative Michigan's 13th District
1965-1992 Representative Michigan's 15th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Ford was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Ford’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Ford’s bills had a total of 674 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Ford to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd 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 Ford’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Nov 1994, Ford missed 2,105 of 13,447 roll call votes, which is 15.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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