Our unique analysis of the bills Rose 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Rose is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Rose was the primary sponsor of 7 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2074 (103rd): To authorize appropriations for the American Folklife Center for fiscal years 1994, 1995, 1996, and 1997.
- H.R. 5575 (102nd): To authorize certain uses of real property acquired by the Architect of the Capitol for use by the Librarian of Congress and for other purposes.
- H.R. 4774 (102nd): To provide flexibility to the Secretary of Agriculture to carryout food assistance programs in certain countries.
- H.R. 3392 (98th): A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949.
- H.R. 6590 (97th): No Net Cost Tobacco Program Act of 1982
- H.R. 4829 (94th): A bill for the relief of Leah Maureen Anderson.
- H.R. 6346 (94th): An Act to extend the authorization of appropriations for carrying out title V of the Rural Development Act of 1972, and for other purposes.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Rose sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Private Legislation (18%) Law (13%) Environmental Protection (13%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Agriculture and Food (7%) Commerce (6%)
Some of Rose’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3844 (104th): For the relief of the estate of William R. Holden and the ...
- H.R. 3810 (104th): Lumbee Recognition Act
- H.R. 2793 (104th): Conservation Incentives Program Act of 1995
- H.R. 2794 (104th): Peanut Program Improvement Act of 1995
- H.R. 2735 (104th): To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation ...
- H.R. 2653 (104th): Tobacco Amendments Act of 1995
- H.R. 2613 (104th): For the relief of Rabon Lowry.
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From Jan 1973 to Sep 1996, Rose missed 1,615 of 13,012 roll call votes, which is 12.4%. This is much worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills