Our unique analysis of the bills Tucker 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tucker is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Tucker sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Tucker’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 14049 (95th): A bill to amend sections 170, 2055, and 2522 of the Internal ...
- H.Con.Res. 615 (95th): A resolution disapproving the proposed “package” of sales of aircraft to Saudi ...
- H.Res. 1157 (95th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the ...
- H.R. 12103 (95th): A bill to include civilian security police of the Department of Defense ...
- H.Res. 1130 (95th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the ...
- H.Res. 1116 (95th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the ...
- H.R. 11914 (95th): A bill to amend section 218 of the Social Security Act to ...
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From Jan 1977 to Oct 1978, Tucker missed 510 of 1,540 roll call votes, which is 33.1%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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:
- 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