Rep. Ogden Reid

Former Representative from New York’s 24th District, Democrat

Reid, a Democrat, was the representative for New York's 24th congressional district from 1973 to 1974.

He was previously the representative for New York's 26th congressional district (1963-1972).

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Reid 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Reid is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Reid sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Social Welfare (22%) Government Operations and Politics (18%) Crime and Law Enforcement (17%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Transportation and Public Works (12%) Families (6%) International Affairs (6%) Taxation (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1963 to Dec 1974, Reid missed 836 of 3,272 roll call votes, which is 25.6%. This is much worse than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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