Our unique analysis of the bills Casey 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Casey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Casey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (31%) Environmental Protection (19%) Housing and Community Development (19%) Education (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Economics and Public Finance (4%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (4%) Law (4%)
Some of Casey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 9202 (94th): A bill to amend title 4 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 8904 (94th): A bill to amend title 4 of the United States Code to ...
- H.R. 7528 (94th): A bill to provide for the regulation of the content of shot ...
- H.R. 6957 (94th): A bill to amend the authorization for the project for hurricane-flood protection ...
- H.R. 6956 (94th): A bill to amend the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 to ...
- H.R. 6958 (94th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to allow ...
- H.R. 6950 (94th): Legislative Branch Appropriation Act
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From Jan 1959 to Jan 1976, Casey missed 288 of 4,317 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is on par with the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 1976. 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