Rep. John Rooney

Former Representative from New York’s 14th District, Democrat

Rooney, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 14th congressional district from 1953 to 1974.

He was previously the representative for New York's 12th congressional district (1945-1952); and the representative for New York's 4th congressional district (1943-1944).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Rooney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (60%) Economics and Public Finance (20%) International Affairs (20%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jun 1944 to Dec 1974, Rooney missed 1,463 of 5,055 roll call votes, which is 28.9%. 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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Primary Sources

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