Rep. Leonor Sullivan

Former Representative from Missouri’s 3rd District, Democrat

Sullivan, a Democrat, was the representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district from 1953 to 1976.



Our unique analysis of the bills Sullivan sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Sullivan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Sullivan sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (33%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (14%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) International Affairs (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Environmental Protection (7%) Education (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1953 to Oct 1976, Sullivan missed 734 of 5,455 roll call votes, which is 13.5%. This is worse than 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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