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Rep. Gary Myers

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 25th District

Myers was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 25th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1975 to 1978.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Myers is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1978 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 Myers sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Myers was the primary sponsor of 7 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Myers sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Labor and Employment (23%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Taxation (19%) Energy (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%) Sports and Recreation (7%) Emergency Management (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1978, Myers missed 51 of 2,813 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is better than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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: