Our unique analysis of the bills Meyner sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Meyner is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Meyner sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (18%) International Affairs (18%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Agriculture and Food (12%) Health (11%) Social Welfare (11%) Education (9%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (8%)
Some of Meyner’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Con.Res. 709 (95th): A resolution requesting the President to convene a White House Conference on ...
- H.R. 13962 (95th): A bill to increase the amount allowable as deduction for retirement savings.
- H.Con.Res. 692 (95th): A resolution requesting the President to convene a White House Conference on ...
- H.R. 13695 (95th): TEST Funds Relief Act
- H.Con.Res. 674 (95th): A resolution requesting the President to convene a White House Conference on ...
- H.Con.Res. 664 (95th): A resolution requesting the President to convene a White House Conference on ...
- H.Con.Res. 650 (95th): A resolution denouncing the planned American Nazi Party march in Skokie, Illinois.
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From Jan 1975 to Oct 1978, Meyner missed 301 of 2,813 roll call votes, which is 10.7%. This is on par with the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills