Our unique analysis of the bills Gude 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gude is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Gude sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (30%) Private Legislation (14%) Housing and Community Development (13%) Taxation (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Energy (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) International Affairs (7%)
Some of Gude’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 1588 (94th): Resolution to amend the Rules of the House of Representatives to create ...
- H.R. 15705 (94th): National Digestive Diseases Act
- H.R. 15584 (94th): A bill for the relief of Commander Edward White Rawlins, United States ...
- H.J.Res. 1092 (94th): A resolution designating the composition known as “The Stars and Stripes Forever” ...
- H.R. 15434 (94th): A bill to provide for the establishment of an equitable rate structure ...
- H.R. 15360 (94th): A bill to amend the Federal employee health insurance provisions of title ...
- H.R. 15322 (94th): A bill to amend the Federal employee health insurance provisions of title ...
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From Jan 1967 to Oct 1976, Gude missed 271 of 3,921 roll call votes, which is 6.9%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. 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:
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills