Rep. George Gekas [R]

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 17th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1983-2002 Representative Pennsylvania's 17th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Gekas 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 2002. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gekas is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gekas sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (22%) Law (16%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Labor and Employment (12%) Health (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Nov 2002, Gekas missed 229 of 10,430 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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