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Rep. Dick Chrysler

Former Representative from Michigan’s 8th District, Republican

Chrysler, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 8th congressional district from 1995 to 1996.


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)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Chrysler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Crime and Law Enforcement (15%) Families (15%) Social Welfare (15%) Transportation and Public Works (15%) Environmental Protection (10%) Law (10%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Education (10%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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