Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1983
Rep. Charles Dougherty [R-PA4, 1979-1982] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 4th District, Republican
Dougherty, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district from 1979 to 1982.
Our unique analysis of the bills Dougherty 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Dougherty is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Dougherty sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Dougherty’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1979 to Dec 1982, Dougherty missed 409 of 2,088 roll call votes, which is 19.6%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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