Rep. William Paxon [R]

Former Representative from New York’s 27th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1993-1998 Representative New York's 27th District
1989-1992 Representative New York's 31st District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Paxon 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 1998. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Paxon is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Paxon sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (17%) Law (17%) Social Welfare (17%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Environmental Protection (10%) Labor and Employment (7%) Commerce (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Dec 1998, Paxon missed 140 of 5,485 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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