Rep. John Cavanaugh (D)

Former Representative from Nebraska’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1977-1980 Representative Nebraska's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Cavanaugh 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cavanaugh is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Some of Cavanaugh’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Dec 1980, Cavanaugh missed 278 of 2,813 roll call votes, which is 9.9%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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