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Rep. Mark Siljander

Former Representative for Michigan’s 4th District

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

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Siljander 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 Siljander sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Siljander sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

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

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

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

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: