Our unique analysis of the bills Stewart 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Stewart is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Stewart sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Stewart’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7517 (96th): Federal Procurement and Employment Impact Act
- H.Res. 640 (96th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the ...
- H.J.Res. 500 (96th): A joint resolution to designate February 1981 as “Black History Month”.
- H.R. 6425 (96th): Federal Procurement and Employment Impact Act
- H.R. 5412 (96th): A bill to amend the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act to make ...
- H.R. 3952 (96th): Federal Correctional Ombudsman Act of 1979
From Jan 1979 to Dec 1980, Stewart missed 229 of 1,276 roll call votes, which is 17.9%. This is much worse than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills