Rep. Frederick Richmond

Former Representative from New York’s 14th District, Democrat

Richmond, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 14th congressional district from 1975 to 1982.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Richmond 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Richmond is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Richmond sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Agriculture and Food (18%) Arts, Culture, Religion (18%) Taxation (17%) Health (12%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Social Welfare (8%) Animals (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Aug 1982, Richmond missed 797 of 4,733 roll call votes, which is 16.8%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Aug 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: