Our unique analysis of the bills Pryce sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Pryce is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Pryce was the primary sponsor of 4 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 1553 (110th): Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act of 2008
- H.R. 5117 (109th): To exempt persons with disabilities from the prohibition against providing section 8 rental assistance to college students.
- H.R. 764 (106th): Child Abuse Prevention and Enforcement Act
- H.J.Res. 197 (104th): Waiving certain enrollment requirements with respect to any bill or joint resolution of the One Hundred Fourth Congress making general or continuing appropriations for fiscal year 1997.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Pryce sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (17%) Health (16%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Social Welfare (12%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Education (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Labor and Employment (9%)
Some of Pryce’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5192 (110th): Children’s Compassionate Care Act of 2007
- H.R. 4915 (110th): VALOR Act
- H.R. 4517 (110th): To suspend temporarily the duty on 4-Vinylbenzenesulfonic acid, sodium salt hydrate.
- H.R. 4518 (110th): To suspend temporarily the duty on 4-Vinylbenzenesulfonic acid, lithium salt.
- H.R. 2676 (110th): Access to Cancer Clinical Trials Act of 2007
- H.Res. 470 (110th): Supporting efforts to increase childhood cancer awareness, treatment, and research.
- H.R. 1966 (110th): Fairness for Disabled Students Act of 2007
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From Jan 1993 to Dec 2008, Pryce missed 961 of 10,170 roll call votes, which is 9.4%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. ProPublica has tracked 23 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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