Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1991
Rep. John “Jack” Buechner [R-MO2, 1987-1990] leaves office as Representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Missouri’s 2nd District, Republican
Buechner, a Republican, was the representative for Missouri's 2nd congressional district from 1987 to 1990.
Our unique analysis of the bills Buechner 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 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Buechner is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Buechner sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Environmental Protection (18%) Transportation and Public Works (18%) International Affairs (15%) Taxation (12%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) Energy (9%)
Some of Buechner’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1987 to Oct 1990, Buechner missed 84 of 1,843 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is on par with the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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