Rep. Benjamin Rosenthal

Former Representative from New York’s 7th District, Democrat

Rosenthal, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 7th congressional district from 1983 to 1984.

He was previously the representative for New York's 8th congressional district (1963-1982); and the representative for New York's 6th congressional district (1961-1962).


Our unique analysis of the bills Rosenthal 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). Rosenthal is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rosenthal sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (23%) Education (15%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) International Affairs (13%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Taxation (10%) Private Legislation (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Primary Sources

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