Our unique analysis of the bills Bosco 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 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bosco is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bosco sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (17%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (17%) Environmental Protection (14%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Native Americans (11%) Health (8%) Agriculture and Food (8%)
Some of Bosco’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 632 (101st): Requesting the President of the United States to negotiate agreements to achieve ...
- H.R. 5071 (101st): Federal Triangle Development Act Amendments of 1990
- H.R. 5070 (101st): To amend the John F. Kennedy Center Act to authorize appropriations for ...
- H.R. 4741 (101st): Air Traffic Controller Incentive and Retention Act
- H.R. 4686 (101st): State Waterways Protection Act
- H.R. 4309 (101st): Smith River National Recreation Area Act
- H.R. 4178 (101st): Judicial Space and Facilities Management Improvement Act of 1989
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From Jan 1983 to Oct 1990, Bosco missed 411 of 3,639 roll call votes, which is 11.3%. This is much worse than the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. 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