Rep. Howard Robison

Former Representative from New York’s 27th District, Republican

Robison, a Republican, was the representative for New York's 27th congressional district from 1973 to 1974.

He was previously the representative for New York's 33rd congressional district (1963-1972); and the representative for New York's 37th congressional district (1957-1962).


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)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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