Rep. Douglas Walgren

Former Representative from Pennsylvania's 18th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1977-1990 Representative Pennsylvania's 18th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Walgren was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Walgren’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Walgren’s bills had a total of 1,044 cosponsors in the 101st Congress.

Use this chart to compare Walgren to other members of the House of Representatives in the 101st Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Oct 1990, Walgren missed 383 of 7,243 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is worse than the median of 4.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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