Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Jolene Unsoeld [D-WA3, 1989-1994] leaves office as Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Washington’s 3rd District, Democrat
Unsoeld, a Democrat, was the representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district from 1989 to 1994.
Our unique analysis of the bills Unsoeld sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Unsoeld is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Unsoeld sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (24%) Environmental Protection (23%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Labor and Employment (10%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Taxation (8%) Transportation and Public Works (8%) Education (5%)
Some of Unsoeld’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Unsoeld missed 87 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. This is on par with the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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