Rep. Robert Young III
Former Representative from Missouri's 2nd District
|Representative||Missouri's 2nd District|
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Young was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Young’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Young to other members of the House of Representatives in the 99th 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 Young’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5743 (99th): A bill to require the Secretary of Transportation to amend certain regulations ...
- H.J.Res. 447 (99th): A joint resolution to designate the week of January 19, 1986, through ...
- H.R. 3627 (99th): A bill granting the consent of Congress to the Southern States Energy ...
- H.R. 3066 (99th): A bill to authorize the Architect of the Capitol to redesign and ...
- H.R. 2416 (99th): A bill to direct the Architect of the Capitol to construct a ...
- H.R. 5607 (98th): A bill to authorize and direct the Librarian of Congress, subject to ...
- H.R. 5599 (98th): A bill to authorize and direct the Librarian of Congress, subject to ...
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From Jan 1977 to Oct 1986, Young missed 402 of 5,386 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is worse than the median of 5.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. 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