Our unique analysis of the bills Wyatt 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). Wyatt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wyatt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Wyatt’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 8386 (96th): A bill for the relief of Roy P. Benavidez.
- H.R. 7495 (96th): A bill to establish Inauguration Day as a legal public holiday.
- H.R. 7494 (96th): A bill to provide for an investigation of the acquisition of lands ...
- H.R. 7496 (96th): A bill to provide additional funds for certain projects relating to fish ...
- H.R. 5998 (96th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to display and ...
- H.R. 5577 (96th): Ixtoc I Oil Pollution Compensation Act of 1979
- H.R. 5356 (96th): A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide ...
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From Jan 1979 to Dec 1980, Wyatt missed 114 of 1,276 roll call votes, which is 8.9%. This is on par with the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills