Rep. Eric Massa

Former Representative from New York’s 29th District, Democrat

Massa, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 29th congressional district from 2009 to 2010.

Photo of Rep. Eric Massa [D-NY29, 2009-2010]

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Massa 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Massa is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Massa was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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).

Bills Sponsored

Some of Massa’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Massa’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.Res. 915 (111th): Encouraging the Republic of Hungary to respect the rule of law, treat foreign investors fairly, and promote ...
Dec 8, 2009. Passed 333/74.
Yea H.Res. 317 (111th): Recognizing the region from Manhattan, Kansas, to Columbia, Missouri, as the Kansas City Animal Health Corridor, and ...
Sep 15, 2009. Passed 312/108.
Nay H.Con.Res. 172 (111th): Providing for an adjournment or recess of the two Houses.
Jul 30, 2009. Passed 231/191.
Nay H.R. 2918 (111th): Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010
Jun 19, 2009. Passed 232/178.
Yea H.R. 31 (111th): Lumbee Recognition Act
Jun 3, 2009. Passed 240/179.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2009 to Mar 2010, Massa missed 34 of 1,082 roll call votes, which is 3.1%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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