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Rep. Peter Blute

Former Representative for Massachusetts’s 3rd District

Blute, a Republican, was the representative for Massachusetts’s 3rd congressional district from 1993 to 1996.

Photo of Rep. Peter Blute [R-MA3, 1993-1996]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Blute is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1996 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 Blute sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Blute sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (27%) Economics and Public Finance (24%) Social Welfare (13%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Health (7%) Immigration (7%) Families (7%) Housing and Community Development (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Sep 1996, Blute missed 55 of 2,462 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. 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: