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Rep. Peter Blute

Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 3rd District, Republican

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]


Our unique analysis of the bills Blute 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Blute is shown as a purple triangle. (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%) Families (7%) Housing and Community Development (7%) Taxation (7%) Transportation and Public Works (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: