Rep. John Stanton

Former Representative from Ohio’s 11th District, Republican

Stanton, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district from 1965 to 1982.


Our unique analysis of the bills Stanton 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). Stanton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Stanton sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (22%) Government Operations and Politics (22%) Private Legislation (19%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Housing and Community Development (11%) Transportation and Public Works (5%) Immigration (5%) Social Welfare (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Dec 1982, Stanton missed 638 of 7,943 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is on par with 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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Primary Sources

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