Our unique analysis of the bills Sebelius 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). Sebelius is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sebelius sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Public Lands and Natural Resources (34%) Agriculture and Food (32%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%) Energy (5%) Environmental Protection (4%) Water Resources Development (4%) Taxation (4%)
Some of Sebelius’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7438 (96th): A bill to establish the Mount St. Helens National Monument in the ...
- H.R. 7437 (96th): A bill to require the United States Government and persons carrying on ...
- H.R. 7278 (96th): A bill to provide financial assistance to the Accokeek Foundation in the ...
- H.R. 7127 (96th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.R. 7061 (96th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code to provide tax credits ...
- H.R. 6780 (96th): A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to establish a ...
- H.R. 6449 (96th): Rock Island Transition Act
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From Jan 1969 to Dec 1980, Sebelius missed 732 of 6,259 roll call votes, which is 11.7%. This is worse than 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