Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1983
Rep. Leo Zeferetti [D-NY15, 1975-1982] leaves office as Representative for New York's 15th congressional district.
Former Representative from New York’s 15th District, Democrat
Zeferetti, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 15th congressional district from 1975 to 1982.
Our unique analysis of the bills Zeferetti 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Zeferetti is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Zeferetti sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (28%) Government Operations and Politics (21%) Private Legislation (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) International Affairs (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%) Immigration (7%)
Some of Zeferetti’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1975 to Dec 1982, Zeferetti missed 833 of 4,901 roll call votes, which is 17.0%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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