Elections and Offices — Jun 15, 1989
Rep. Anthony Coelho [D-CA15, 1979-1989] leaves office as Representative for California's 15th congressional district.
Former Representative from California’s 15th District, Democrat
Coelho, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 15th congressional district from 1979 to 1989.
Our unique analysis of the bills Coelho sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Coelho is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Coelho sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (19%) Agriculture and Food (19%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Private Legislation (14%) Economics and Public Finance (8%) Taxation (8%) Immigration (8%) Education (8%)
Some of Coelho’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1979 to Jun 1989, Coelho missed 491 of 4,908 roll call votes, which is 10.0%. This is much worse than the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1989. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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