Rep. Barber Conable Jr.

Former Representative from New York’s 30th District, Republican

Conable, a Republican, was the representative for New York's 30th congressional district from 1983 to 1984.

He was previously the representative for New York's 35th congressional district (1973-1982); and the representative for New York's 37th congressional district (1965-1972).


Our unique analysis of the bills Conable 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Conable is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Conable sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (49%) Labor and Employment (17%) Social Welfare (12%)

Recent Bills

Some of Conable’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Oct 1984, Conable missed 707 of 8,848 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is on par with the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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