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Rep. Gary Lee

Former Representative for New York’s 33rd District

Lee was the representative for New York’s 33rd congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1979 to 1982.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Lee is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982 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 Lee sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Lee sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Native Americans (20%) Transportation and Public Works (20%) Environmental Protection (20%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Private Legislation (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1979 to Dec 1982, Lee missed 245 of 2,088 roll call votes, which is 11.7%. This is worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 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: