Our unique analysis of the bills Stack 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Stack is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Stack was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Stack sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Stack’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7859 (96th): Refugee Education Assistance Act of 1980
- H.R. 7425 (96th): A bill to amend the Indochina Refugee Children Assistance Act of 1976 ...
- H.Con.Res. 202 (96th): A concurrent resolution urging the Soviet Union to allow Ida Nudel to ...
- H.R. 5638 (96th): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide premium ...
- H.R. 5143 (96th): A bill to amend section 101(a)(2)(b)(ii) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, ...
- H.R. 4413 (96th): Marine Artificial Reef Development Act of 1979
- H.R. 4412 (96th): Sample Ballot Card Information Act of 1979
From Jan 1979 to Dec 1980, Stack missed 44 of 1,276 roll call votes, which is 3.4%. This is better than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. 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:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- 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