Our unique analysis of the bills Andrews 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Andrews is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Andrews sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Social Welfare (20%) Economics and Public Finance (20%) Education (15%) Labor and Employment (12%) Native Americans (10%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Health (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)
Some of Andrews’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5885 (98th): Head Start and Human Services Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 5415 (98th): Older Americans Personal Health Education and Training Act
- H.R. 5414 (98th): Older Americans Act Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 5145 (98th): Human Services Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 4971 (98th): Juvenile Justice, Runaway Youth, and Missing Children’s Act Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 4916 (98th): A bill to recognize Senior Center Week during Senior Citizen Month as ...
- H.R. 4785 (98th): Older Americans Act Amendments of 1984
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From Jan 1973 to Oct 1984, Andrews missed 896 of 6,883 roll call votes, which is 13.0%. This is much worse than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. 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