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Rep. Herbert Klein

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 8th District, Democrat

Klein, a Democrat, was the representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district from 1993 to 1994.


Our unique analysis of the bills Klein 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Klein is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Klein was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Klein sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (28%) Finance and Financial Sector (16%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Law (8%) Families (8%) Commerce (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Nov 1994, Klein missed 19 of 1,122 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: