Our unique analysis of the bills McMillan 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McMillan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
McMillan was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:
- H.R. 2642 (101st): Southeast Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact Amendments Consent Act of 1989
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
McMillan sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (44%) Health (15%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Taxation (7%) Private Legislation (7%)
Some of McMillan’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5232 (103rd): Firearms Licensing Act of 1994
- H.J.Res. 414 (103rd): To authorize and encourage States to adopt interstate compacts for the regulation ...
- H.Res. 508 (103rd): Making in order, in the consideration by the House of Representatives of ...
- H.R. 4090 (103rd): To authorize the Secretary of Transportation to issue a certificate of documentation ...
- H.R. 2640 (103rd): Health Care Cooperative Antitrust Protection Act of 1993
- H.R. 2172 (103rd): Health Care Reform Budget Enforcement Act of 1993
- H.R. 1989 (103rd): Medical Injury Compensation Fairness Act of 1993
From Jan 1985 to Nov 1994, McMillan missed 223 of 4,787 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is on par with the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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:
- Congress-Legislators, a community project collecting election information
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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