Rep. William Roy

Former Representative from Kansas’s 2nd District, Democrat

Roy, a Democrat, was the representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district from 1971 to 1974.


Our unique analysis of the bills Roy 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Roy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Roy sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Agriculture and Food (20%) Health (16%) Taxation (13%) Private Legislation (13%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Education (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Dec 1974, Roy missed 204 of 1,727 roll call votes, which is 11.8%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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