Rep. Charles Vanik

Former Representative from Ohio's 22nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1969-1980 Representative,
Ohio's 22nd District
1961-1968 Representative,
Ohio's 21st District
1959-1960 Representative,
Ohio's 21st District
1957-1958 Representative,
Ohio's 21st District
1955-1956 Representative,
Ohio's 21st District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Vanik was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Vanik’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Vanik’s bills had a total of 319 cosponsors in the 96th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Vanik to other members of the House of Representatives in the 96th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Dec 1980, Vanik missed 431 of 8,056 roll call votes, which is 5.4%. This is better than the median of 7.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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