Redmond was the representative for New Mexico’s 3rd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1997 to 1998.
Redmond is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1998 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Redmond sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 17, 1998. See full analysis methodology.
Redmond sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (22%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Environmental Protection (14%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Law (11%) Water Resources Development (8%) Native Americans (8%)
Some of Redmond’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4816 (105th): To authorize the acquisition of the Valles Caldera currently managed by the ...
- H.R. 4790 (105th): To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to ban the ...
- H.Con.Res. 333 (105th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that public schools should conduct ceremonies ...
- H.R. 4586 (105th): Nuclear Veterans Decoration Act
- H.R. 4210 (105th): New Mexico Forest Health and Fire Prevention Act of 1998
- H.R. 4064 (105th): Native American Veterans’ Memorial Act of 1998
- H.R. 4010 (105th): Federal Surplus Property Improvement Act of 1998
From May 1997 to Dec 1998, Redmond missed 16 of 1,048 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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