Our unique analysis of the bills Fraser 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Fraser is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Fraser sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Social Welfare (18%) International Affairs (18%) Energy (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (11%) Health (9%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Fraser’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 1441 (95th): A resolution relating to the restoration and use, as the City Museum ...
- H.R. 14374 (95th): A bill to ensure an independent budget for the District of Columbia ...
- H.R. 14373 (95th): A bill to restrict political activity of officers and employees of the ...
- H.R. 14296 (95th): Anti-Inflation Tax Reduction Act
- H.Res. 1395 (95th): A resolution relating to the need to establish a Museum of the ...
- H.Res. 1378 (95th): A resolution relative to the preservation and restoration of Rhodes Tavern, located ...
- H.Res. 1352 (95th): A resolution urging the United States and Canada to cooperate in their ...
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From Jan 1963 to Oct 1978, Fraser missed 1,033 of 6,086 roll call votes, which is 17.0%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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