Rep. Beryl Anthony Jr.

Former Representative from Arkansas’s 4th District, Democrat

Anthony, a Democrat, was the representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district from 1979 to 1992.


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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Anthony sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (44%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (24%) Environmental Protection (12%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Anthony missed 755 of 6,659 roll call votes, which is 11.3%. This is much worse 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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