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Rep. Lucien Blackwell

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 2nd District

Blackwell was the representative for Pennsylvania’s 2nd congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1991 to 1994.

Photo of Rep. Lucien Blackwell [D-PA2, 1991-1994]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Blackwell is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Blackwell sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Blackwell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (17%) Commerce (17%) Families (11%) Health (11%) Labor and Employment (11%) Agriculture and Food (11%) Education (11%) Taxation (11%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Nov 1991 to Nov 1994, Blackwell missed 186 of 1,666 roll call votes, which is 11.2%. This is much worse 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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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: