Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1985
Rep. William Patman [D-TX14, 1981-1984] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district.
Former Representative from Texas’s 14th District, Democrat
Patman, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 14th congressional district from 1981 to 1984.
Our unique analysis of the bills Patman 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Patman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Patman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Patman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1984, Patman missed 43 of 1,718 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is better than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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