Our unique analysis of the bills Waldie 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Waldie is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Waldie sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Waldie’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 16864 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Gordon Hopper.
- H.R. 16582 (93rd): Nuclear Energy Reappraisal Act
- H.Con.Res. 608 (93rd): Concurrent resolution expressing the policy of the Congress that the performance of ...
- H.R. 15522 (93rd): Design Protection Act
- H.Con.Res. 499 (93rd): A concurrent resolution expressing the condemnation of the Congress with respect to ...
- H.R. 14271 (93rd): A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to reduce from ...
- H.J.Res. 980 (93rd): Joint Resolution to authorize the President to issue a proclamation designating the ...
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From Jun 1966 to Dec 1974, Waldie missed 464 of 2,766 roll call votes, which is 16.8%. This is much worse than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. 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