Rep. Martin Russo
Former Representative from Illinois's 3rd District
|Representative||Illinois's 3rd District|
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Russo was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Russo’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Russo 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 Russo’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5648 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to revise the application ...
- H.R. 4951 (102nd): To suspend until January 1, 1995, the duty on Calan IR and ...
- H.R. 4952 (102nd): To suspend until January 1, 1995, the duty on TFA and DM-8.
- H.Res. 389 (102nd): Concerning peace with justice in Ireland.
- H.R. 4324 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require continuation coverage ...
- H.Con.Res. 275 (102nd): Expressing the sense of the Congress that the United States should reduce ...
- H.R. 4083 (102nd): To make permanent the transfer to the Railroad Retirement Account of income ...
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From Jan 1975 to Oct 1992, Russo missed 772 of 9,410 roll call votes, which is 8.2%. 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