Our unique analysis of the bills Bailey 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bailey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bailey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (36%) Armed Forces and National Security (18%) Labor and Employment (15%) Private Legislation (8%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (8%) Government Operations and Politics (5%) Social Welfare (5%) Economics and Public Finance (5%)
Some of Bailey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 437 (97th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress concerning the completion of ...
- H.J.Res. 636 (97th): A joint resolution directing the completion of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in ...
- H.R. 7449 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow ...
- H.R. 7107 (97th): A bill to amend the Tariff Schedules of the United States to ...
- H.Res. 585 (97th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect ...
- H.R. 7075 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.R. 7074 (97th): A bill to amend section 151 of the Internal Revenue Code of ...
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From Jan 1979 to Dec 1982, Bailey missed 31 of 2,088 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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