Cederberg, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district from 1953 to 1978.
Cederberg is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1978 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Cederberg sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Cederberg was the primary sponsor of 6 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 5666 (94th): A bill for the relief of Won, Hyo-Yun.
- H.R. 6397 (94th): A bill to amend the National Portrait Gallery Act to redefine “portraiture”.
- H.R. 5799 (94th): A bill to reserve a site for the use of the Smithsonian Institution.
- H.R. 13869 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Carl C. Strauss and Mary Ann Strauss.
- H.J.Res. 428 (93rd): Joint resolution to authorize the President to issue annually a proclamation designating the month of May in each year as “National Arthritis Month”.
- H.R. 5023 (93rd): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to improve the administration of the leave system for Federal employees.
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).
Cederberg sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (24%) Agriculture and Food (18%) Taxation (14%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Private Legislation (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (8%) Arts, Culture, Religion (6%)
Some of Cederberg’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 13195 (95th): Comprehensive Health Care Insurance Act
- H.R. 13094 (95th): A bill to amend the Tariff Schedules of the United States to ...
- H.R. 12974 (95th): Economic Recovery Act
- H.R. 12950 (95th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.R. 12949 (95th): A bill to repeal the carryover basis provisions added by the Tax ...
- H.R. 12777 (95th): Economic Recovery Act
- H.R. 12198 (95th): A bill to amend the Tariff Schedules of the United States to ...
From Jan 1953 to Oct 1978, Cederberg missed 530 of 6,995 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is on par with the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional 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