Rep. Bob McEwen

Former Representative from Ohio’s 6th District, Republican

McEwen, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district from 1981 to 1992.


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

Enacted Legislation

McEwen was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McEwen sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (20%) International Affairs (15%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (15%) Agriculture and Food (14%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Health (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, McEwen missed 421 of 5,383 roll call votes, which is 7.8%. 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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Primary Sources

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