Rep. Mark Siljander

Former Representative from Michigan’s 4th District, Republican

Siljander, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district from 1981 to 1986.


Our unique analysis of the bills Siljander 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Siljander is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Siljander sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (26%) Health (14%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (12%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Social Welfare (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Apr 1981 to Oct 1986, Siljander missed 314 of 2,590 roll call votes, which is 12.1%. This is much worse than 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

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