Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1987
Rep. Bobbi Fiedler [R-CA21, 1981-1986] leaves office as Representative for California's 21st congressional district.
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Former Representative from California’s 21st District, Republican
Fiedler, a Republican, was the representative for California's 21st congressional district from 1981 to 1986.
Our unique analysis of the bills Fiedler 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Fiedler is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Fiedler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (24%) Taxation (20%) Law (16%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (11%) International Affairs (9%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) Social Welfare (7%) Labor and Employment (4%)
Some of Fiedler’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1986, Fiedler missed 196 of 2,608 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is on par with the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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