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Rep. Lucien Blackwell

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 2nd District, Democrat

Blackwell, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district from 1991 to 1994.

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


Our unique analysis of the bills Blackwell 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Blackwell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Blackwell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

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