Rep. Richard Schulze [R]

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 5th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1975-1992 Representative Pennsylvania's 5th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Schulze 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Schulze is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Schulze sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (42%) Taxation (31%) Environmental Protection (8%) Housing and Community Development (5%) Economics and Public Finance (5%) Crime and Law Enforcement (4%) Government Operations and Politics (4%) Social Welfare (3%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Oct 1992, Schulze missed 834 of 9,472 roll call votes, which is 8.8%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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