Rep. Gus Savage
Former Representative from Illinois's 2nd District
|Representative||Illinois's 2nd District|
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Savage was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Savage’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Savage to other members of the House of Representatives in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Savage’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 1779 (102nd): To designate the Federal building being constructed at 77 West Jackson Boulevard ...
- H.R. 4435 (101st): Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 1990
- H.R. 2733 (101st): To amend the Surface Transportation and Uniform Relocation Assistance Act of 1987.
- H.R. 2015 (101st): Appalachian Regional Development Act Amendments of 1990
- H.R. 5344 (100th): A bill to amend the Surface Transportation and Uniform Relocation Assistance Act ...
- H.R. 3700 (100th): A bill to designate the Federal building located at 600 West Madison, ...
- H.R. 3084 (100th): Public Works and Economic Development Act Amendments of 1987
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, Savage missed 1,015 of 5,368 roll call votes, which is 18.9%. This is worse than the median of 4.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills