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Rep. Marjorie Holt

Former Representative for Maryland’s 4th District

Holt was the representative for Maryland’s 4th congressional district and was a Republican. She served from 1973 to 1986.

Photo of Rep. Marjorie Holt [R-MD4, 1973-1986]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Holt is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1986 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 Holt sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Holt was the primary sponsor of 9 bills that were enacted. The most recent include:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Holt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (20%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Education (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Private Legislation (11%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (10%) Crime and Law Enforcement (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1973 to Oct 1986, Holt missed 649 of 7,775 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is on par with the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. 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: