Our unique analysis of the bills Wilson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the Senate in 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wilson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wilson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (16%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Social Welfare (12%) International Affairs (12%) Environmental Protection (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%)
Some of Wilson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- S. 3003 (101st): A bill to provide for the establishment of the Laguna de Santa ...
- S. 2963 (101st): A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an ...
- S.J.Res. 341 (101st): A joint resolution to designate the week of July 22 through July ...
- S. 2784 (101st): A bill to designate certain lands in Los Padres National Forest as ...
- S.J.Res. 340 (101st): A joint resolution designating the week beginning November 11, 1990, as “National ...
- S. 2778 (101st): A bill for the relief of Shen-Yen Kuan and certain members of ...
- S.Res. 302 (101st): A resolution relating to Asylum Rights for Refugees from Vietnam.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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