Rep. Ron Packard
Former Representative from California's 48th District
|Representative||California's 48th District|
|Representative||California's 43rd District|
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Packard was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Packard’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Packard to other members of the House of Representatives in the 106th 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 Packard’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5483 (106th): Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2001
- H.R. 4733 (106th): Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2001
- H.Res. 286 (106th): Recognizing that prevention of youth suicide is a compelling national priority.
- H.R. 2605 (106th): Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2000
- H.Res. 548 (105th): Recognizing that prevention of youth suicide is a compelling national priority.
- H.R. 4059 (105th): Military Construction Appropriations Act, 1999
- H.Con.Res. 289 (105th): Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the National Institute of Dental Research.
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From Jan 1983 to Dec 2000, Packard missed 346 of 9,427 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. 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
- Congressional Pictorial Directory for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills