Rep. Benjamin Gilman

Former Representative from New York's 20th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2002 Representative,
New York's 20th District
1983-1992 Representative,
New York's 22nd District
1973-1982 Representative,
New York's 26th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Gilman was a centrist Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Gilman’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Gilman’s bills had a total of 738 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Gilman to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1973 to Nov 2002, Gilman missed 544 of 16,372 roll call votes, which is 3.3%. This is worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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