Rep. Zach Wamp

Former Representative from Tennessee’s 3rd District, Republican

Wamp, a Republican, was the representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district from 1995 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Wamp 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wamp is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Wamp sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Sports and Recreation (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Health (15%) Taxation (12%) Education (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2010, Wamp missed 627 of 10,703 roll call votes, which is 5.9%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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