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Rep. James Nelligan

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 11th District

Nelligan, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district from 1981 to 1982.

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Nelligan 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 Nelligan sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Nelligan sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (31%) International Affairs (23%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Agriculture and Food (15%) Energy (15%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Nelligan missed 42 of 812 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. 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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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: