Our unique analysis of the bills Holtzman sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Holtzman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Holtzman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (18%) Immigration (18%) Social Welfare (15%) Law (13%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (12%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Private Legislation (8%) Labor and Employment (8%)
Some of Holtzman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 816 (96th): A resolution opposing the granting of permanent residence in the United States ...
- H.Res. 817 (96th): A resolution opposing the granting of permanent residence in the United States ...
- H.R. 7602 (96th): National Library Resources Sharing Act of 1980
- H.R. 7415 (96th): Victims of Toxic and Hazardous Substances Emergency Relief Act of 1980
- H.R. 7273 (96th): Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments of 1980
- H.Con.Res. 320 (96th): A concurrent resolution expressing sorrow over the death of 22 members and ...
- H.R. 7118 (96th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to ...
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From Jan 1973 to Dec 1980, Holtzman missed 645 of 5,167 roll call votes, which is 12.5%. This is worse 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:
- 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