Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1981
Rep. Michael “Ozzie” Myers [D-PA1, 1975-1980] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 1st District, Democrat
Myers, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district from 1975 to 1980.
Our unique analysis of the bills Myers 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Myers is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Myers sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Myers’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1977 to Oct 1980, Myers missed 555 of 2,762 roll call votes, which is 20.1%. This is much worse than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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