Our unique analysis of the bills Rousselot 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Rousselot is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Rousselot sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Rousselot’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7245 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 relative to ...
- H.Res. 571 (97th): A resolution to return to the Senate the bill, H.R. 4961, together ...
- H.R. 6987 (97th): Residential Mortgage Investment Act of 1982
- H.Res. 541 (97th): A resolution to return to the Senate the bill, H.R. 4961, together ...
- H.R. 6873 (97th): A bill to amend the Tax Reform Act of 1969 with respect ...
- H.R. 4900 (97th): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to ...
- H.J.Res. 292 (97th): A joint resolution honoring Mexican Americans for their cultural contributions to the ...
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From Jan 1961 to Dec 1982, Rousselot missed 981 of 7,025 roll call votes, which is 14.0%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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