Rep. William Sarpalius

Former Representative from Texas's 13th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1989-1994 Representative Texas's 13th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Sarpalius was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Sarpalius’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Sarpalius’s bills had a total of 54 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Sarpalius to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Sarpalius missed 62 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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