Rep. Joseph Minish

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 11th District, Democrat

Minish, a Democrat, was the representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district from 1963 to 1984.

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Minish 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 1984. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Minish is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Minish sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (23%) Government Operations and Politics (18%) Finance and Financial Sector (17%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Labor and Employment (8%) Education (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Oct 1984, Minish missed 415 of 9,080 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is better than the median of 7.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1984. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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