Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1983
Rep. David Evans [D-IN6, 1975-1982] leaves office as Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district.
Former Representative from Indiana’s 6th District, Democrat
Evans, a Democrat, was the representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district from 1975 to 1982.
Our unique analysis of the bills Evans 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Evans is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Evans sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (22%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Housing and Community Development (15%) Health (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (7%) Social Welfare (7%)
Some of Evans’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1975 to Dec 1982, Evans missed 367 of 4,901 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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