Rep. Jonathan Bingham

Former Representative from New York’s 22nd District, Democrat

Bingham, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 22nd congressional district from 1973 to 1982.

He was previously the representative for New York's 23rd congressional district (1965-1972).

Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bingham sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (24%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Health (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Energy (7%) Social Welfare (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Dec 1982, Bingham missed 639 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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