Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Martin Lancaster [D-NC3, 1987-1994] leaves office as Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from North Carolina’s 3rd District, Democrat
Lancaster, a Democrat, was the representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district from 1987 to 1994.
Our unique analysis of the bills Lancaster 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). Lancaster is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Lancaster sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Foreign Trade and International Finance (22%) Health (15%) Taxation (11%) Private Legislation (11%) Environmental Protection (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (11%) Agriculture and Food (7%)
Some of Lancaster’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1987 to Nov 1994, Lancaster missed 98 of 3,897 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with 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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