Rep. Lawrence Williams

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 7th District, Republican

Williams, a Republican, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district from 1967 to 1974.


Our unique analysis of the bills Williams 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Williams is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Williams sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (19%) Taxation (19%) Agriculture and Food (19%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Private Legislation (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1967 to Dec 1974, Williams missed 251 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 9.5%. This is on par with the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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