Our unique analysis of the bills Byrne 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Byrne is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Byrne sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (25%) Health (18%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Private Legislation (10%) Taxation (10%) Environmental Protection (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%)
Some of Byrne’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5076 (103rd): Marion Malley Walsh Drunk Driving Act of 1994
- H.R. 4739 (103rd): Congressional Occupational Safety and Health Act
- H.R. 4694 (103rd): Federal Retirees Fairness Act
- H.J.Res. 333 (103rd): Designating May 11, 1994, as “Vietnam Human Rights Day”.
- H.R. 3877 (103rd): Two Strikes and In Act of 1994
- H.R. 3761 (103rd): Small Business Empowerment Act
- H.R. 3513 (103rd): To terminate the gas turbine-modular helium reactor program of the Department of ...
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From Jan 1993 to Nov 1994, Byrne missed 24 of 1,122 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills