Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Lucien Blackwell [D-PA2, 1991-1994] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 2nd District, Democrat
Blackwell, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district from 1991 to 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)
Blackwell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Blackwell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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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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