Rep. Gerald Solomon
Former Representative from New York's 22nd District
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New York's 22nd District
New York's 24th District
New York's 29th District
See Also: Bioguide
Solomon was a far-right Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Solomon’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Solomon’s bills had a total of 843 cosponsors in the 105th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Solomon to other members of the House of Representatives in the 105th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Solomon’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 353 (105th): Providing for the sine die adjournment of the second session of the ...
- H.Res. 607 (105th): Providing for a revised edition of the Rules and Manual of the ...
- H.Res. 605 (105th): Waiving points of order against the conference report to accompany the bill ...
- H.Res. 608 (105th): Providing for a committee of two Members to be appointed by the ...
- H.J.Res. 138 (105th): Appointing the day for the convening of the first session of the ...
- H.Res. 606 (105th): Providing for an organizational caucus or conference in the House of Representatives ...
- H.R. 4829 (105th): To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to transfer administrative jurisdiction over ...
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From Jan 1979 to Dec 1998, Solomon missed 413 of 10,282 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills