Rep. Joseph Vigorito

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 24th District, Democrat

Vigorito, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 24th congressional district from 1965 to 1976.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Vigorito 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Vigorito is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Vigorito sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Agriculture and Food (23%) Environmental Protection (21%) Social Welfare (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Taxation (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Oct 1976, Vigorito missed 320 of 4,315 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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