Our unique analysis of the bills Peyser 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Peyser is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Peyser sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Peyser’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 608 (97th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House that all bottles or ...
- H.R. 7167 (97th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify the ...
- H.Con.Res. 410 (97th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress with respect to ...
- H.R. 6998 (97th): Indian Point Nuclear Power Safety Review Act
- H.R. 6984 (97th): A bill to amend title of the Social Security to restore eligibility ...
- H.R. 6918 (97th): A bill to authorize the Attorney General to assist Rockland County, New ...
- H.J.Res. 497 (97th): A joint resolution with regard to Presidential certifications on conditions in El ...
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From Jan 1971 to Dec 1982, Peyser missed 897 of 5,088 roll call votes, which is 17.6%. This is much worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills