Our unique analysis of the bills Miller 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Miller is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Miller was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.J.Res. 181 (100th): A joint resolution commemorating the bicentennial of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787.
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Miller sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Miller’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4005 (102nd): Tax Equity for America’s Middle Class Act
- H.R. 3096 (102nd): To provide that certain limitations on the payment of unemployment compensation to ...
- H.J.Res. 289 (102nd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing the ...
- H.R. 1481 (102nd): To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the detail of ...
- H.R. 5249 (101st): To provide that certain limitations on the payment of unemployment compensation to ...
- H.J.Res. 315 (101st): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing the ...
- H.J.Res. 79 (101st): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States with respect ...
From Jan 1967 to Oct 1992, Miller missed 243 of 12,120 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills