Our unique analysis of the bills Robison 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Robison is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Robison sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (22%) Taxation (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Housing and Community Development (13%) Private Legislation (9%) Energy (9%) Social Welfare (9%)
Some of Robison’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 1182 (93rd): Joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States ...
- H.R. 17336 (93rd): Elderly Americans Drug Abuse Prevention Act
- H.Con.Res. 664 (93rd): Concurrent resolution to establish a target for budget outlays for fiscal year ...
- H.R. 16953 (93rd): Rural Health Assistance Act
- H.R. 16803 (93rd): Public Documents Act
- H.J.Res. 1142 (93rd): Joint resolution to require the Watergate Special Prosecution Force to make available ...
- H.R. 16760 (93rd): Safe Drinking Water Act
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From Jan 1958 to Dec 1974, Robison missed 333 of 3,785 roll call votes, which is 8.8%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills