Rep. Henry Nowak

Former Representative from New York’s 33rd District, Democrat

Nowak, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 33rd congressional district from 1983 to 1992.

He was previously the representative for New York's 37th congressional district (1975-1982).


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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Nowak sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (32%) Transportation and Public Works (16%) Water Resources Development (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1992, Nowak missed 350 of 9,472 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. 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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