Wolpe was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Wolpe’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Wolpe’s bills had a total of 245 cosponsors in the 102nd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Wolpe to other members of the House of Representatives in the 102nd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Wolpe’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5392 (102nd): Electronic Commerce Act of 1992
- H.R. 4986 (102nd): Federal Facilities Toxics Release Act
- H.R. 4181 (102nd): To provide support to States which require and encourage utilities to provide ...
- H.R. 3509 (102nd): Solid Waste Metals Reduction Act
- H.R. 2504 (102nd): Educational Exchanges Enhancement Act of 1991
- H.R. 1171 (102nd): State Thrift Deposit Insurance Premium Act of 1991
- H.R. 677 (102nd): To amend the Export Administration Act of 1979 to extend indefinitely the ...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Wolpe missed 174 of 6,641 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is better than the median of 4.3% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills