Our unique analysis of the bills Albosta 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Albosta is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Albosta sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (23%) Social Welfare (15%) Agriculture and Food (13%) Taxation (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Labor and Employment (10%) Immigration (8%) Private Legislation (8%)
Some of Albosta’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6395 (98th): A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to establish a ...
- H.R. 6262 (98th): A bill relating to the tariff classifications of certain silicone resins and ...
- H.R. 5960 (98th): Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan Distribution of Judgment Funds Act
- H.R. 5917 (98th): A bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to ...
- H.R. 5799 (98th): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to establish certain ...
- H.R. 5801 (98th): Ethanol Energy Policy Act of 1984
- H.R. 5719 (98th): A bill to amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to ...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1984, Albosta missed 228 of 2,994 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is on par with the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills