Rep. James Cleveland

Former Representative from New Hampshire’s 2nd District, Republican

Cleveland, a Republican, was the representative for New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district from 1963 to 1980.


Our unique analysis of the bills Cleveland 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cleveland is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Cleveland sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Energy (28%) Education (22%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Water Resources Development (6%) Labor and Employment (6%) Social Welfare (6%) Taxation (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Dec 1980, Cleveland missed 563 of 7,362 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is on par with the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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