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Rep. Raymond Lederer

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 3rd District, Democrat

Lederer, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district from 1977 to 1982.


Our unique analysis of the bills Lederer 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). Lederer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Lederer sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (37%) Social Welfare (13%) Labor and Employment (12%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Private Legislation (7%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Energy (7%) Education (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1977 to May 1981, Lederer missed 320 of 2,841 roll call votes, which is 11.3%. This is worse than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1981. 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: