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Rep. Paul Henry

Former Representative for Michigan’s 3rd District

Henry, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district from 1993 to 1993.

He was previously the representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district (1985-1992).

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Henry is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Henry sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Henry was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Henry sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (29%) Taxation (24%) Health (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Environmental Protection (9%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Commerce (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1985 to Jul 1993, Henry missed 456 of 4,052 roll call votes, which is 11.3%. This is much worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jul 1993. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: