Our unique analysis of the bills Cronin 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). Cronin is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Cronin sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Social Welfare (26%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Energy (11%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Education (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%)
Some of Cronin’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 1173 (93rd): Joint resolution recognizing the right of the people of Ireland to the ...
- H.R. 16658 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Mr. and Mrs. Gaston Major.
- H.R. 16614 (93rd): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to ...
- H.Res. 1320 (93rd): Resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to ...
- H.R. 16346 (93rd): A bill to confer U.S. citizenship on certain Vietnamese children and to ...
- H.R. 16316 (93rd): A bill to amend the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act ...
- H.J.Res. 1101 (93rd): Joint resolution congratulating the Greek democracy on its efforts to achieve domestic ...
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From Jan 1973 to Dec 1974, Cronin missed 82 of 1,078 roll call votes, which is 7.6%. This is on par with 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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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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills