Rep. William Ford (D)

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

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Ford 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ford is shown as a purple triangle. (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 2,106 of 13,606 roll call votes, which is 15.5%. This is much 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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