Our unique analysis of the bills Byron sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Byron is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Byron sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Byron’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6184 (102nd): To amend the National Trails System Act to designate the American Discovery ...
- H.R. 5914 (102nd): To authorize the acceptance of certain lands for addition to the Antietam ...
- H.J.Res. 468 (102nd): Designating March 20, 1993, as “National Quilting Day”.
- H.R. 4316 (102nd): Volunteers Investing in Peace and Security Act
- H.R. 3808 (102nd): National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Act
- H.R. 3166 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the exclusion ...
- H.R. 3011 (102nd): To amend the National Trails System Act to designate the American Discovery ...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Byron missed 466 of 6,659 roll call votes, which is 7.0%. This is 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- 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