Sen. Henry Heinz III
Former Senator from Pennsylvania
|Representative||Pennsylvania's 18th District|
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Heinz was a centrist Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Heinz’s time serving in the Senate.
Use this chart to compare Heinz to other members of the Senate 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 Heinz’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 719 (102nd): A bill to temporarily suspend the duty on certain lead fuel test ...
- S. 706 (102nd): A bill to extend the temporary duty suspension on certain knitting machines ...
- S. 707 (102nd): A bill to extend until January 1, 1995, the existing suspension of ...
- S. 704 (102nd): A bill to provide for the temporary suspension of duty on certain ...
- S. 703 (102nd): A bill to amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States ...
- S. 705 (102nd): A bill to suspend temporarily the duty on certain chemicals, and for ...
- S. 626 (102nd): A bill to increase the literacy skills of commercial drivers.
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From Jan 1977 to Mar 1991, Heinz missed 399 of 6,028 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1991. 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