Rep. Gerald “Jerry” Weller

Former Representative from Illinois's 11th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1995-2009 Representative,
Illinois's 11th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Weller was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Weller’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Weller’s bills had a total of 114 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Weller to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2008, Weller missed 427 of 9,048 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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