Rep. George Sangmeister
Former Representative from Illinois's 11th District
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Illinois's 11th District
Illinois's 4th District
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Sangmeister was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Sangmeister’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Sangmeister’s bills had a total of 381 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Sangmeister to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Sangmeister’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4946 (103rd): Illinois Land Conservation Act of 1994
- H.R. 4724 (103rd): To amend title 38, United States Code, relating to veterans housing programs, ...
- H.R. 4670 (103rd): To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide an increase in ...
- H.R. 4671 (103rd): To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide direct loans and ...
- H.R. 4101 (103rd): To amend title 28, United States Code, to create a southern division ...
- H.R. 3688 (103rd): To extend the deadlines applicable to certain hydroelectric projects under the Federal ...
- H.R. 3594 (103rd): To prohibit direct Federal financial benefits and unemployment benefits to illegal aliens.
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From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Sangmeister missed 118 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills