Rep. Michael Forbes
Former Representative from New York's 1st District
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New York's 1st District
See Also: Bioguide
Forbes was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Forbes’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Forbes’s bills had a total of 301 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Forbes to other members of the House of Representatives in the 106th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Forbes’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5336 (106th): Conservation and Reinvestment Tax-Incentive Act of 2000
- H.Con.Res. 398 (106th): Expressing the sense of the Congres that a postage stamp should be ...
- H.Con.Res. 392 (106th): Expressing the sense of the Congress that a postage stamp should be ...
- H.R. 4848 (106th): Violence Against Women Office Act
- H.R. 4720 (106th): Combat Merchant Mariners Veterans Benefits Act of 2000
- H.R. 3798 (106th): To amend section 211 of the Clean Air Act to prohibit the ...
- H.R. 2056 (106th): Lebanon Independence Restoration Act of 1999
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From Jan 1995 to Dec 2000, Forbes missed 240 of 3,741 roll call votes, which is 6.4%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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