Rep. Gus Yatron

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 6th District, Democrat

Yatron, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district from 1969 to 1992.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Yatron 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Yatron is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Yatron sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (52%) Environmental Protection (18%) Animals (12%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) Health (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1969 to Oct 1992, Yatron missed 854 of 11,642 roll call votes, which is 7.3%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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