Rep. Herbert Burke
Former Representative from Florida's 12th District
|Representative||Florida's 12th District|
|Representative||Florida's 10th District|
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Burke was a moderate Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Burke’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Burke to other members of the House of Representatives in the 95th 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 Burke’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 13912 (95th): A bill to amend title 39 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 13866 (95th): A bill for the relief of Joseph P. J. Charette.
- H.R. 13000 (95th): A bill to amend title 39 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 9698 (95th): A bill to provide for the use and distribution of the award ...
- H.J.Res. 628 (95th): Joint resolution to authorize and request the President to issue annually a ...
- H.R. 9159 (95th): A bill to provide for the establishment of Veterans’ Administration outpatient clinic ...
- H.R. 8983 (95th): A bill to provide for the construction of a Veterans’ Administration hospital ...
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From Jan 1967 to Oct 1978, Burke missed 672 of 5,346 roll call votes, which is 12.6%. This is worse than the median of 8.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Elligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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