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Chet Edwards (D)

House - Texas, District 17

Votes with party


of 1654 votes

110th Congress


of 1876 votes

How they voted

Member Most DEMS
Passed VOTE 664

9/11 Health and Compensation Act

Passed VOTE 661

FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Passed VOTE 659

America Competes Act

Passed VOTE 647

To extend Bush tax cuts

Passed VOTE 638

Repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Passed VOTE 607

Censure of Rep. Charles Rangel

Passed VOTE 86

H R 1105

Passed VOTE 50

Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act

Passed VOTE 9

Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009

Passed VOTE 906

H R 976

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Chet Edwards
Representative, Texas, District 17
  • 2009-2011
About Chet Edwards

EDWARDS, Thomas Chester (Chet), a Representative from Texas; born in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex., November 24, 1951; B.A., Texas Agricultural & Mechanical University, 1974; M.B.A., Harvard University Business School, Cambridge, Mass., 1981; legislative and district administrative assistant to United States Representative Olin Teague of Texas, 1974-1977; unsuccessful candidate for ...