Rep. Mike McCormack

Former Representative from Washington’s 4th District, Democrat

McCormack, a Democrat, was the representative for Washington's 4th congressional district from 1971 to 1980.


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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McCormack sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Energy (31%) Government Operations and Politics (23%) Water Resources Development (12%) Taxation (12%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%) Housing and Community Development (6%) Science, Technology, Communications (5%) Education (4%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Dec 1980, McCormack missed 729 of 5,816 roll call votes, which is 12.5%. This is worse than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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