Our unique analysis of the bills Ritter 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ritter is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ritter sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Ritter’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6108 (102nd): Bipartisan Commission on Total Quality Government Act of 1992
- H.J.Res. 547 (102nd): Designating May 2, 1993, through May 8, 1993, as “National Walking Week”.
- H.R. 5881 (102nd): Federal Program Performance Standards and Goals Act of 1992
- H.R. 5526 (102nd): National Commitment to Quality Award Act of 1992
- H.R. 3701 (102nd): National Telecommunications Infrastructure Act of 1991
- H.J.Res. 348 (102nd): To designate the week beginning February 23, 1992, as “National Manufacturing Week”.
- H.R. 3501 (102nd): Federal Communications Commission Engineering Sciences Qualification Act of 1991
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Ritter missed 315 of 6,659 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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