Rep. Joseph Kolter
Former Representative from Pennsylvania's 4th District
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Kolter was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Kolter’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Kolter to other members of the House of Representatives 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 Kolter’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4199 (102nd): To direct the Administrator of General Services to review existing House of ...
- H.R. 4157 (102nd): Public Works and Economic Development Act Amendments of 1992
- H.R. 3293 (102nd): To direct the Secretary of Energy to enter into an arrangement with ...
- H.R. 2753 (102nd): To amend the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act to require ...
- H.R. 2293 (102nd): To require the Secretary of Transportation to develop a Federal motor vehicle ...
- H.R. 2160 (102nd): Braille Designated Currency Act
- H.R. 2102 (102nd): Greater Pittsburgh Magnetic Levitation Transportation System Demonstration Act of 1991
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From Jan 1983 to Oct 1992, Kolter missed 521 of 4,569 roll call votes, which is 11.4%. This is worse than the median of 4.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills