Our unique analysis of the bills Badillo 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Badillo is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Badillo sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (31%) Economics and Public Finance (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Housing and Community Development (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (8%) Labor and Employment (8%) Immigration (8%) Law (8%)
Some of Badillo’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 8816 (95th): A bill to establish a special impact job creation program for areas ...
- H.R. 8925 (95th): A bill for the relief of Fernando Gutierrez Lazo and Dolores Moya ...
- H.R. 8817 (95th): A bill to provide that any community-based organization which desires to receive ...
- H.R. 8815 (95th): A bill to provide that any bank or depository institution situated in ...
- H.R. 8779 (95th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to ...
- H.R. 8257 (95th): A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to permit the revision ...
- H.R. 8126 (95th): A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to permit the revision ...
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From Jan 1971 to Dec 1977, Badillo missed 959 of 3,706 roll call votes, which is 25.9%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1977. 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