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Rep. Dean Gallo

Former Representative for New Jersey’s 11th District

Gallo was the representative for New Jersey’s 11th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1985 to 1994.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Gallo is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Gallo sponsored and cosponsored. See full 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 at least about half 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 (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Commerce (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (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: