Our unique analysis of the bills Erlenborn 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Erlenborn is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Erlenborn was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Erlenborn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Erlenborn’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6378 (98th): A bill to amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, ...
- H.R. 6153 (98th): Chapter 1 Improvement Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 6070 (98th): Indian Education Act Reauthorization of 1984
- H.R. 5567 (98th): Child Nutrition Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 5451 (98th): Higher Education Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 5325 (98th): Older Americans Amendments of 1984
- H.R. 5276 (98th): Adult Education Act Amendments of 1984
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From Jan 1965 to Oct 1984, Erlenborn missed 1,089 of 8,849 roll call votes, which is 12.3%. This is much worse than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. 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