Rep. Charles Chamberlain

Former Representative from Michigan’s 6th District, Republican

Chamberlain, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district from 1957 to 1974.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Chamberlain 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Chamberlain is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Chamberlain sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (31%) Law (19%) Taxation (13%) Education (9%) Commerce (9%) Agriculture and Food (6%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1957 to Dec 1974, Chamberlain missed 261 of 3,886 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is better than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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