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Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX 6th District)

17th term Republican from Texas 6th District.

How They Voted Scorecards

Cumulative = 90%
2005 = 92%
2004 = 100%
2003 = 97%
2002 = 100%
2001 = 91%
2000 = 83%
1999 = 86%
1998 = 78%
1997 = 78%
(See "Key Votes" for more information.)

Bio

Residence: Ennis

Marital Status: Married (Terri)

Prev. Occupation: Engineer

Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office

Education: BS Texas A&M University, 1972; MS Purdue University, 1973

Birthdate: 09/15/1949

Birthplace: Waco, TX

Religion: Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 58%

Major Opponent: Ruby Faye Woolridge


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Website: joebarton.house.gov


Phone: (202) 225-2002
Fax: (202) 225-3052

Arlington Office: (more district offices)

Phone: (817) 543-1000
Fax: (817) 548-7029



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Ryan Thompson
  • Scheduler: Linda Gillespie
  • Legis. Dir.: Krista Rosenthall
  • Comm. Dir.: Daniel Rhea
  • Military LA: Amy Murphy
  • Health LA: Gable Brady
  • Financial Services LA: Nick Grimes
  • Foreign Policy LA: Gable Brady
  • Agriculture LA: Daniel Rhea
  • Telecomm LA: Amy Murphy
  • Elections LA: Krista Rosenthall
  • Energy LA: Amy Murphy
  • Environment LA: Amy Murphy
  • Judiciary LA: Nick Grimes
  • Tax LA: Nick Grimes
  • Transportation LA: Daniel Rhea
  • Trade LA: Nick Grimes
  • Commerce LA: Nick Grimes
  • Labor LA: Nick Grimes
  • Space - NASA LA: Amy Murphy

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Joe Barton voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 01/09/2009 Nay Voted For
F Vietnam Trade—H.R. 5602 11/13/2006 Nay Voted Against
P Defense Authorization—H.R. 5122 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Port Security—H.R. 4954 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Property Rights—H.R. 4772 09/30/2006 Yea Voted For
P Federal Prison Industries—H.R. 2965 09/14/2006 Yea Voted For
P Health Information Technology—H.R. 4157 07/27/2006 Yea Voted For
P International Investment Reform—H.R. 5337 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P India Nuclear Cooperation—H.R. 5682 07/26/2006 Yea Voted For
P Offshore Energy—H.R. 4761 06/29/2006 Yea Voted For
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Joe Barton's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Joe Barton a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.1560 - 'To make the moratorium on Internet access taxes and multiple and discriminatory taxes on electro... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.CON.RES.85 - 'Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2010 and... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.1409 - 'To amend the National Labor Relations Act to establish an efficient system to enable employees t... No Position No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.11 - 'To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act ... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.384 - 'To reform the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury and ensure account... Support No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.12 - 'To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of d... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.2 - 'To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children''s Health Insur... Oppose No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
H.R.6709 - The National Conservation, Environment, and Energy Independence Act of 2008 Support No Send Message to Rep. Joe Barton
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.

PAC

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