Rep. James Martin
Former Representative from North Carolina's 9th District
|Representative||North Carolina's 9th District|
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Martin was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Martin’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Martin to other members of the House of Representatives in the 98th 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 Martin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3976 (98th): Central Board of Scientific Risk Assessment Act of 1983
- H.J.Res. 205 (98th): A joint resolution establishing March 20, 1984 as “Children’s Day”.
- H.R. 2176 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to permit ...
- H.R. 7000 (97th): Catastrophic Health Expense and Cost Constraint Act
- H.R. 6708 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to permit ...
- H.R. 6380 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to permit ...
- H.R. 5734 (97th): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code to ...
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From Jan 1973 to Oct 1984, Martin missed 617 of 6,832 roll call votes, which is 9.0%. This is worse than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. 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