Rep. Ralph Regula

Former Representative from Ohio’s 16th District, Republican

Regula, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district from 1973 to 2008.



Our unique analysis of the bills Regula 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Regula is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Regula sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (22%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (13%) Arts, Culture, Religion (12%) Law (10%) Commerce (10%) Energy (9%) Social Welfare (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1973 to Dec 2008, Regula missed 200 of 20,720 roll call votes, which is 1.0%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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