Chrysler was the representative for Michigan’s 8th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1995 to 1996.
Chrysler is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1996 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Chrysler sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 3, 1996. See full analysis methodology.
Chrysler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Social Welfare (15%) Transportation and Public Works (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Families (15%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Education (10%) Commerce (10%) Labor and Employment (10%)
Recently Introduced Bills
Chrysler recently introduced the following legislation:
- H.R. 3622 (104th): Standard Trade Relations Act
- H.Con.Res. 150 (104th): Authorizing the use of the Capitol Grounds for an event sponsored by …
- H.R. 2974 (104th): Crimes Against Children and Elderly Persons Increased Punishment Act
- H.R. 2543 (104th): Tuition Tax Deduction Act of 1995
- H.R. 1794 (104th): Crimes Against Youth and Elderly Double Penalty Act
- H.R. 1756 (104th): Department of Commerce Dismantling Act
Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.
From Jan 1995 to Sep 1996, Chrysler missed 32 of 1,340 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. This is on par with the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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