Rep. Charles Sandman Jr.

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 2nd District, Republican

Sandman, a Republican, was the representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district from 1967 to 1974.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Sandman 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). Sandman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Sandman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (18%) Taxation (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Housing and Community Development (11%) Private Legislation (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%) Government Operations and Politics (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Dec 1974, Sandman missed 464 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 17.5%. This is much worse 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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Primary Sources

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