Roemer was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Roemer’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Roemer’s bills had a total of 151 cosponsors in the 100th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Roemer to other members of the House of Representatives in the 100th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Roemer’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 272 (100th): A joint resolution designating the week of April 24, 1988, through April ...
- H.R. 587 (100th): A bill to name the Veterans’ Administration Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, ...
- H.R. 4357 (99th): A bill to provide that the Internal Revenue Service may not before ...
- H.R. 1586 (99th): A bill to name the Veterans’ Administration Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, ...
- H.Res. 42 (99th): A bill expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that no ...
- H.R. 632 (99th): South African Human Rights Act of 1985
- H.R. 600 (99th): Taxpayer Relief Act of 1985
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From Jan 1981 to Mar 1988, Roemer missed 391 of 3,093 roll call votes, which is 12.6%. This is worse than the median of 5.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1988. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills