Rep. Charles Dougherty (R)

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 4th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1979-1982 Representative Pennsylvania's 4th District

Sponsorship Analysis

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)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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