Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1993
Rep. Howard Wolpe [D-MI3, 1979-1992] leaves office as Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Michigan’s 3rd District, Democrat
Wolpe, a Democrat, was the representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district from 1979 to 1992.
Our unique analysis of the bills Wolpe 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wolpe is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wolpe sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (24%) International Affairs (24%) Environmental Protection (24%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Energy (6%) Taxation (6%)
Some of Wolpe’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1992, Wolpe missed 184 of 6,656 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is better than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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