Rep. James Longley

Former Representative from Maine’s 1st District, Republican

Longley, a Republican, was the representative for Maine's 1st congressional district from 1995 to 1996.



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)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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