Our unique analysis of the bills Slattery 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Slattery is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Slattery sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (17%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Taxation (16%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Social Welfare (10%) Families (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Environmental Protection (7%)
Some of Slattery’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4844 (103rd): For the relief of Gulnur Akbal Walmsley.
- H.R. 4805 (103rd): To amend title 23, United States Code, relating to penalties for use ...
- H.R. 4088 (103rd): Veterans’ Adjudication Improvements Act of 1994
- H.R. 3939 (103rd): Ethics in Billing Act
- H.R. 3608 (103rd): To suspend temporarily the duty on certain chemicals.
- H.R. 3609 (103rd): Telecommunications Equipment Research and Manufacturing Competition Act of 1993
- H.R. 3607 (103rd): To revive and extend until December 31, 1996, the suspension of duty ...
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From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Slattery missed 381 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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