Dunn was the representative for Michigan’s 6th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1981 to 1982.
Dunn is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Dunn sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.
Dunn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Dunn’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6146 (97th): A bill to amend the Arms Export Control Act to require that, ...
- H.Res. 384 (97th): A resolution to express the sense of the House of Representatives with ...
- H.Res. 362 (97th): A resolution limiting the amount provided in expense resolutions for committees of ...
- H.R. 5516 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.Res. 176 (97th): A resolution urging the Congress to authorize funding of the Headstart Program.
- H.J.Res. 259 (97th): A joint resolution to express the intention of Congress to make no ...
- H.Res. 98 (97th): A resolution limiting the aggregate of all expense resolution authorization levels for ...
From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Dunn missed 29 of 812 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- 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