Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1981
Rep. Bennett Stewart [D-IL1, 1979-1980] leaves office as Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district.
Former Representative from Illinois’s 1st District, Democrat
Stewart, a Democrat, was the representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district from 1979 to 1980.
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...
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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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