Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1983
Rep. Manley Butler [R-VA6, 1971-1982] leaves office as Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district.
Former Representative from Virginia’s 6th District
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|Representative||Virginia's 6th District|
Our unique analysis of the bills Butler 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Butler is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Butler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (27%) Law (17%) Taxation (13%) Commerce (13%) Arts, Culture, Religion (10%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (7%) Housing and Community Development (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%)
Some of Butler’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1973 to Dec 1982, Butler missed 457 of 5,979 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is on par with the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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