Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1997
Rep. Barbara Vucanovich [R-NV2, 1983-1996] leaves office as Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Nevada’s 2nd District, Republican
Vucanovich, a Republican, was the representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district from 1983 to 1996.
Our unique analysis of the bills Vucanovich sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Vucanovich is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Vucanovich sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (18%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Environmental Protection (12%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Taxation (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Labor and Employment (8%)
Some of Vucanovich’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1983 to Sep 1996, Vucanovich missed 278 of 7,033 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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