Stubblefield was the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1959 to 1974.
Stubblefield is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1974 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 Stubblefield sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. See full analysis methodology.
Stubblefield sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Stubblefield’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17506 (93rd): A bill to adjust price support for tobacco under the Agriculture Act ...
- H.R. 13300 (93rd): A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 41) ...
- H.R. 13311 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Yan Kwong Yuen.
- H.R. 12578 (93rd): A bill to repeal the Emergency Daylight Saving Time Energy Conservation Act ...
- H.R. 11950 (93rd): A bill to amend the National Emissions Standards Act in order to ...
- H.R. 11855 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Miguel Angel Cuadra.
- H.R. 11777 (93rd): Energy Management and Conservation Corporation Act
From Jan 1959 to Dec 1974, Stubblefield missed 442 of 3,693 roll call votes, which is 12.0%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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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
- GovInfo.gov, for sponsored bills