Rep. John Napier
Former Representative from South Carolina's 6th District
|Representative||South Carolina's 6th District|
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Napier was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Napier’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Napier to other members of the House of Representatives in the 97th 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 Napier’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7043 (97th): Jobs Incentive Act of 1982
- H.R. 5628 (97th): A bill to make Federal crop insurance and Farmers Home Administration loans ...
- H.R. 5195 (97th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to ...
- H.R. 5148 (97th): A bill to establish the Veterans’ Administration as an executive department.
- H.R. 5122 (97th): A bill to exclude certain back pay awards from Federal income taxation, ...
- H.R. 4857 (97th): Taxpayers Court Costs and Fees Act of 1981
- H.R. 4402 (97th): Farm Irrigation Property Tax Incentives Act of 1981
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From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Napier missed 67 of 807 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 7.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills