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)
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%)
Some of Chamberlain’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 15913 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect ...
- H.R. 15195 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect ...
- H.R. 14837 (93rd): Small Business Tax Relief Act
- H.J.Res. 996 (93rd): Joint resolution designating the premises occupied by the Chief of Naval Operations ...
- H.R. 13689 (93rd): Federal Campaign Contributions and Expenditures Act
- H.R. 13063 (93rd): Hobbs Act Amendment
- H.R. 10417 (93rd): Small Boat Operators Licensing Act
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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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills