Rep. Richard Lehman
Former Representative from California's 19th District
|Dates||Title||State / District|
|Representative||California's 19th District|
|Representative||California's 18th District|
See Also: Bioguide
Lehman was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Lehman’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Lehman’s bills had a total of 684 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Lehman to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Lehman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5150 (103rd): To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act concerning the eligibility of ...
- H.R. 5099 (103rd): To amend the Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act of 1991 to ...
- H.R. 5013 (103rd): Classroom Technology Act of 1994
- H.R. 4225 (103rd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent fraudulent claims ...
- H.R. 4142 (103rd): Humanitarian Aid Corridor Act
- H.R. 4068 (103rd): California Forest Ecosystems Health Act
- H.R. 3967 (103rd): Helium Act of 1994
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From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Lehman missed 470 of 5,684 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills