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Rep. Dean Gallo

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 11th District, Republican

Gallo, a Republican, was the representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district from 1985 to 1994.


Our unique analysis of the bills Gallo 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gallo is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Gallo was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gallo sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (25%) Taxation (22%) Social Welfare (13%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Housing and Community Development (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1985 to Oct 1994, Gallo missed 361 of 4,785 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is much worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: