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Rep. Raymond Lederer

Former Representative for Pennsylvania’s 3rd District

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

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Lederer is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982 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 Lederer sponsored and cosponsored. See full 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%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Energy (7%) Private Legislation (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: