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Rep. William Moore III

Former Representative from Louisiana’s 6th District, Republican

Moore, a Republican, was the representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district from 1975 to 1986.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Moore 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Moore is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Moore was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Moore sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (19%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (19%) Social Welfare (19%) Health (11%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Education (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1986, Moore missed 376 of 6,697 roll call votes, which is 5.6%. This is on par with the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: