Our unique analysis of the bills Fenwick sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Fenwick is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Fenwick sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (20%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Taxation (18%) Social Welfare (13%) International Affairs (9%) Labor and Employment (9%) Private Legislation (7%) Housing and Community Development (4%)
Some of Fenwick’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 596 (97th): A joint resolution to commemorate the one-hundredth anniversary of Christ Church of ...
- H.J.Res. 584 (97th): A joint resolution designating October 5, 1982, as “Raoul Wallenberg Day”.
- H.R. 6897 (97th): Electric Utility Nuclear Accident Cost Allocation Act
- H.R. 6744 (97th): A bill to authorize the flood control project for Green Brook, Raritan ...
- H.R. 6743 (97th): A bill to amend the Flood Control Act of 1970 to include ...
- H.Con.Res. 332 (97th): A concurrent resolution on placing the Small Business Administrator on the Cabinet ...
- H.R. 5887 (97th): Congressional Salary Act of 1982
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From Jan 1975 to Dec 1982, Fenwick missed 294 of 4,901 roll call votes, which is 6.0%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills