Rep. Joseph Fisher (D)

Former Representative from Virginia’s 10th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1975-1980 Representative Virginia's 10th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Fisher 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Fisher is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Dec 1980, Fisher missed 77 of 4,077 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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