Our unique analysis of the bills Bauman 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bauman is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bauman sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (18%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (18%) International Affairs (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Economics and Public Finance (6%)
Some of Bauman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 760 (96th): A resolution pertaining to the Election of the President of the United ...
- H.Res. 745 (96th): A resolution of inquiry in the matter of Billy Carter.
- H.J.Res. 562 (96th): A joint resolution to extend the public debt limit through June 30, ...
- H.J.Res. 473 (96th): A house joint resolution to request that the International Olympics Committee hold ...
- H.R. 6073 (96th): Protection of Americans Abroad Act
- H.R. 4858 (96th): A bill to direct the Secretary of the department in which the ...
- H.R. 4856 (96th): A bill for the relief of Mauricio Ramirez.
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From Sep 1973 to Dec 1980, Bauman missed 128 of 4,853 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is better than the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. 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:
- 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills