Our unique analysis of the bills Frey 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Frey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Frey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (23%) Labor and Employment (16%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Social Welfare (10%) Taxation (9%) Health (8%) Housing and Community Development (7%)
Some of Frey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 9811 (95th): Surplus School Conservation Act
- H.R. 9725 (95th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.R. 9724 (95th): National Condominium and Tenants Rights Act
- H.R. 9723 (95th): A bill to amend the National Housing Act to prohibit Federal Housing ...
- H.R. 9661 (95th): A bill for the relief of Lee Myong Sook.
- H.R. 9660 (95th): A bill for the relief of Hermina Jormigos.
- H.R. 8379 (95th): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ...
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From Jan 1969 to Oct 1978, Frey missed 939 of 4,983 roll call votes, which is 18.8%. This is much worse than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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:
- 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills