Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1985
Rep. Edwin Forsythe [R-NJ13, 1983-1984] leaves office as Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New Jersey’s 13th District, Republican
Forsythe, a Republican, was the representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district from 1983 to 1984.
He was previously the representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district (1969-1982).
Our unique analysis of the bills Forsythe 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). Forsythe is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Forsythe sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Forsythe’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Nov 1970 to Mar 1984, Forsythe missed 1,052 of 7,247 roll call votes, which is 14.5%. This is much worse than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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