Rep. James Howard

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 3rd District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1965-1988 Representative New Jersey's 3rd District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Howard sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Howard is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Mar 1988, Howard missed 1,009 of 10,240 roll call votes, which is 9.9%. This is worse than the median of 5.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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