Our unique analysis of the bills Zwach 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Zwach is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Zwach sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Agriculture and Food (23%) Government Operations and Politics (23%) Housing and Community Development (15%) Taxation (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Education (6%) Animals (6%) Health (5%)
Some of Zwach’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 1093 (93rd): Joint resolution to authorize the President to issue a proclamation designating the ...
- H.R. 15559 (93rd): A bill to amend section 5051 of the Internal Revenue Code of ...
- H.R. 15501 (93rd): A bill to amend section 502 (b) of the Mutual Security Act ...
- H.R. 15389 (93rd): A bill to authorize the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space ...
- H.R. 15068 (93rd): A bill to amend part B of title XI of the Social ...
- H.R. 14525 (93rd): American Folklife Preservation Act
- H.R. 13905 (93rd): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to ...
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From Jan 1967 to Dec 1974, Zwach missed 325 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 12.3%. This is on par with 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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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