Rep. Edith Green

Former Representative from Oregon’s 3rd District, Democrat

Green, a Democrat, was the representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district from 1955 to 1974.

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Green sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Green is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Green sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (20%) Education (16%) Law (16%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Private Legislation (12%) Labor and Employment (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Social Welfare (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1955 to Dec 1974, Green missed 631 of 4,035 roll call votes, which is 15.6%. This is much worse than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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