Rep. Edwin Forsythe

Former Representative from New Jersey's 13th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1983-1984 Representative New Jersey's 13th District
1969-1982 Representative New Jersey's 6th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Forsythe was a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Forsythe’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Forsythe’s bills had a total of 111 cosponsors in the 98th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Forsythe to other members of the House of Representatives in the 98th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Nov 1970 to Mar 1984, Forsythe missed 1,000 of 7,169 roll call votes, which is 13.9%. This is worse than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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