Our unique analysis of the bills Longley 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Longley is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Longley sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (28%) Economics and Public Finance (19%) Transportation and Public Works (16%) Environmental Protection (13%) Commerce (6%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) International Affairs (6%)
Some of Longley’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3950 (104th): GI Bill of Health
- H.R. 3824 (104th): To provide for the refunding of expenses incurred by innocent persons in ...
- H.R. 3549 (104th): To amend title 23, United States Code, to allow trucks weighing between ...
- H.R. 3308 (104th): United States Armed Forces Protection Act of 1996
- H.R. 3284 (104th): For the relief of Nancy B. Wilson.
- H.R. 2842 (104th): To provide for interest-free loans for furloughed Federal employees.
- H.R. 2802 (104th): Emergency Lumber Act of 1995
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From Jan 1995 to Sep 1996, Longley missed 37 of 1,340 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills