Rep. Eugene Atkinson
Former Representative from Pennsylvania's 25th District
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Pennsylvania's 25th District
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Atkinson was a centrist Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Atkinson’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Atkinson’s bills had a total of 50 cosponsors in the 97th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Atkinson to other members of the House of Representatives in the 97th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Atkinson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 422 (97th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the Government ...
- H.J.Res. 522 (97th): A joint resolution designating June 27, 1982, through July 5, 1982, as ...
- H.R. 6561 (97th): A bill to provide that the drug, PROven, may be used for ...
- H.R. 6583 (97th): A bill for the relief of Mohamed Tejpar and Nargis Tejpar.
- H.R. 6299 (97th): Unfair Foreign Competition Act of 1982
- H.R. 6212 (97th): Steel Recovery Act of 1982
- H.R. 5276 (97th): Multimodal Transportation Improvement Act of 1981
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From Jan 1979 to Dec 1982, Atkinson missed 146 of 2,080 roll call votes, which is 7.0%. This is better than the median of 7.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills