Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1997
Rep. Dick Chrysler [R-MI8, 1995-1996] leaves office as Representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from Michigan’s 8th District
|Dates||Title||State / District|
|Representative||Michigan's 8th District|
Our unique analysis of the bills Chrysler 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Chrysler is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Chrysler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Transportation and Public Works (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Families (15%) Social Welfare (15%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Environmental Protection (10%) Law (10%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%)
Some of Chrysler’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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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.
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