Our unique analysis of the bills Shriver 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Shriver is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Shriver sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Shriver’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 15670 (94th): A bill to amend section 2 of the act of August 22, ...
- H.R. 15554 (94th): A bill to amend section 2 of the act of August 22, ...
- H.R. 14865 (94th): A bill for the relief of Raymond C. Owens.
- H.R. 14628 (94th): Minority Business Development and Assistance Act
- H.R. 13924 (94th): Commission on Human Resources Programs Act
- H.R. 13925 (94th): A bill to amend title 39 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 13294 (94th): A bill to provide for the striking of medals commemorating the American ...
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From Jan 1961 to Oct 1976, Shriver missed 305 of 4,786 roll call votes, which is 6.4%. This is better than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. 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