Our unique analysis of the bills Olin 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Olin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Olin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (21%) Environmental Protection (14%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Private Legislation (14%) Law (10%) Education (10%) Agriculture and Food (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)
Some of Olin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5418 (102nd): To amend the Appalachian Regional Development Act of 1965 to include Roanoke ...
- H.R. 5068 (102nd): For the relief of Dallas M. Patterson.
- H.R. 4235 (102nd): National Children’s Health Care Act of 1992
- H.R. 3477 (102nd): Combined Sewer Overflow Control Act
- H.R. 3414 (102nd): Timber Economics Act of 1991
- H.R. 1807 (102nd): To extend the existing suspension of duty on Diflunisal.
- H.R. 1572 (102nd): Private Property Rights Act of 1991
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From Jan 1983 to Oct 1992, Olin missed 165 of 4,571 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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
- 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