Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. William Sarpalius [D-TX13, 1989-1994] leaves office as Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district.
Former Representative from Texas’s 13th District, Democrat
Sarpalius, a Democrat, was the representative for Texas's 13th congressional district from 1989 to 1994.
Our unique analysis of the bills Sarpalius 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Sarpalius is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sarpalius sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Finance and Financial Sector (21%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Environmental Protection (16%) Taxation (16%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Health (11%)
Some of Sarpalius’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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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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