Rep. Ben Erdreich

Former Representative from Alabama’s 6th District, Democrat

Erdreich, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district from 1983 to 1992.


Our unique analysis of the bills Erdreich 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Erdreich is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Erdreich sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (25%) Taxation (16%) Education (13%) Environmental Protection (13%) Housing and Community Development (13%) Health (9%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Economics and Public Finance (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Oct 1992, Erdreich missed 83 of 4,571 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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