Rep. Harold Sawyer

Former Representative from Michigan's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1977-1984 Representative,
Michigan's 5th District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Sawyer was a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Sawyer’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Sawyer’s bills had a total of 355 cosponsors in the 98th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Sawyer to other members of the House of Representatives in the 98th 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 Sawyer’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Oct 1984, Sawyer missed 372 of 4,494 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 6.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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