Our unique analysis of the bills Winn 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Winn is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Winn was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2662 (95th): A bill for the relief of Christopher Robert West.
- H.R. 3382 (94th): A bill for the relief of Raymond Monroe.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Winn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (24%) Science, Technology, Communications (14%) Finance and Financial Sector (14%) Law (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (10%) International Affairs (10%)
Some of Winn’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6407 (98th): Valve Engineering Council Act of 1984
- H.Con.Res. 307 (98th): A concurrent resolution in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the unanimous ...
- H.Con.Res. 300 (98th): A concurrent resolution in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the unanimous ...
- H.R. 4678 (98th): A bill to preclude changes in the Federal regional office structure except ...
- H.Res. 245 (98th): A resolution establishing a select committee to conduct an investigation and inquiry ...
- H.R. 2553 (98th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to increase ...
- H.Con.Res. 39 (98th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to ...
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From Jan 1967 to Oct 1984, Winn missed 871 of 8,455 roll call votes, which is 10.3%. This is worse than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. 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:
- 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills