Rep. Harley Staggers Jr. [D]

Former Representative from West Virginia’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1983-1992 Representative West Virginia's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Staggers 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). Staggers is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Staggers sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (26%) Crime and Law Enforcement (19%) Housing and Community Development (14%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Health (10%) Private Legislation (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Economics and Public Finance (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Oct 1992, Staggers missed 165 of 4,569 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is on par with 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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