Rep. Harold Runnels
Former Representative from New Mexico's 2nd District
|Representative||New Mexico's 2nd District|
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Runnels was a centrist Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Runnels’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Runnels to other members of the House of Representatives in the 96th 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 Runnels’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7617 (96th): A bill to amend section 21 of the Mineral Leasing Act (41 ...
- H.R. 7195 (96th): A bill to authorize the exchange of certain land held in trust ...
- H.R. 6816 (96th): An act to provide for the exchange of certain Federal coal leases ...
- H.R. 6538 (96th): A bill to authorize and direct the Secretary of the Interior to ...
- H.R. 6299 (96th): Brantley Project, Pecos River Basin, New Mexico, Reauthorization Act of 1979
- H.R. 5003 (96th): A bill to declare that title to certain lands in the State ...
- H.Res. 373 (96th): A resolution to allow the parties in the case of New Mexico ...
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From Jan 1971 to Jul 1980, Runnels missed 1,213 of 5,416 roll call votes, which is 22.4%. This is worse than the median of 7.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jul 1980. 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:
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills