Rep. Michael Synar [D]

Former Representative from Oklahoma’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1979-1994 Representative Oklahoma's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Synar 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). Synar is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Synar sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (18%) Finance and Financial Sector (16%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Native Americans (14%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Energy (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1979 to Nov 1994, Synar missed 310 of 7,781 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. 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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Primary Sources

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