Our unique analysis of the bills Wofford sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wofford is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wofford was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- S.J.Res. 146 (103rd): A joint resolution designating May 1, 1994, through May 7, 1994, as “National Walking Week”.
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Wofford sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (21%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Labor and Employment (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Education (8%) Economics and Public Finance (8%) Environmental Protection (8%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Wofford’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 2482 (103rd): A bill to provide for the restoration of Washington Square in Philadelphia, ...
- S. 2464 (103rd): A bill entitled the “Congressional Health Insurance Accountability Act.”
- S. 2367 (103rd): Crime Victims Fund Enhancement Act of 1994
- S.J.Res. 208 (103rd): A joint resolution designating the week of November 6, 1994, through November ...
- S. 2268 (103rd): Worker Rights and Labor Standards Trade Act of 1994
- S.J.Res. 206 (103rd): A joint resolution designating September 17, 1994, as “Constitution Day”.
- S.Res. 231 (103rd): A resolution to recognize persons dedicated to improving voter participation, and for ...
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From May 1991 to Dec 1994, Wofford missed 38 of 1,220 roll call votes, which is 3.1%. This is on par with the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1994. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills