Rep. Douglas “Pete” Peterson

Former Representative from Florida's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1991-1996 Representative Florida's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Peterson was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Peterson’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Peterson’s bills had a total of 87 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Peterson to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Some of Peterson’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1991 to Sep 1996, Peterson missed 291 of 3,393 roll call votes, which is 8.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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