Our unique analysis of the bills Rowland 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 1990. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Rowland is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Rowland sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (20%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (16%) Finance and Financial Sector (16%) Labor and Employment (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Energy (8%) Health (8%) Economics and Public Finance (8%)
Some of Rowland’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5060 (101st): To require the establishment of an Office of Inspector General at the ...
- H.R. 5014 (101st): To authorize the payment of a dislocation allowance under title 37, United ...
- H.R. 4981 (101st): Bankruptcy Antifraud Act of 1990
- H.R. 3401 (101st): To amend Chapter 55 of Title 5 and Chapter 10 of Title ...
- H.R. 3254 (101st): Drug War Funding Enhancement Act of 1989
- H.R. 2763 (101st): Weir Farm Study Act of 1989
- H.R. 1730 (101st): Missing Service Personnel Act of 1989
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From Jan 1985 to Oct 1990, Rowland missed 219 of 2,733 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is worse than the median of 4.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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