Our unique analysis of the bills Dennis 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). Dennis is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Dennis sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Dennis’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17521 (93rd): A bill relating to executive privilege.
- H.R. 16998 (93rd): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.Res. 1154 (93rd): Resolution authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to file brief as amicus ...
- H.R. 11555 (93rd): A bill to define the powers and duties and to place restriction ...
- H.R. 11467 (93rd): A bill to define the powers and duties and to place restrictions ...
- H.R. 11369 (93rd): A bill to define the powers and duties and to place restrictions ...
- H.R. 11264 (93rd): A bill to provide for the appointment of a Special Prosecutor, and ...
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From Jan 1969 to Dec 1974, Dennis missed 141 of 2,170 roll call votes, which is 6.5%. This is better 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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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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills