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Rep. John Weber

Former Representative from Minnesota’s 2nd District, Republican

Weber, a Republican, was the representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district from 1983 to 1992.

He was previously the representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district (1981-1982).


Our unique analysis of the bills Weber 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Weber is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Weber was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Weber sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (27%) Agriculture and Food (18%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) Health (18%) Social Welfare (18%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, Weber missed 284 of 5,383 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is on par with the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: