Rep. Harold Gross

Former Representative from Iowa’s 3rd District, Republican

Gross, a Republican, was the representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district from 1949 to 1974.


Our unique analysis of the bills Gross 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Gross is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Gross sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (28%) International Affairs (17%) Law (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Agriculture and Food (11%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Economics and Public Finance (11%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1949 to Dec 1974, Gross missed 149 of 4,638 roll call votes, which is 3.2%. This is better than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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