Sen. Pete Wilson

Former Senator from California, Republican

Wilson, a Republican, was a senator from California from 1983 to 1991.



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)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%)

Recent Bills

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

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Primary Sources

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