Our unique analysis of the bills AuCoin 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). AuCoin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
AuCoin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Environmental Protection (18%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%) Taxation (12%) Education (12%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Government Operations and Politics (10%)
Some of AuCoin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6085 (102nd): Lifelong Learning Act of 1992
- H.R. 5009 (102nd): Regulatory Review Sunshine Act of 1992
- H.R. 4779 (102nd): To amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Department of ...
- H.R. 4747 (102nd): National Security Council Amendments of 1992
- H.R. 4746 (102nd): National Advanced Research Projects Agency Act of 1992
- H.R. 4724 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit ...
- H.R. 4544 (102nd): Youth Development Act of 1992
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From Jan 1975 to Oct 1992, AuCoin missed 1,306 of 9,472 roll call votes, which is 13.8%. This is much worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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