Our unique analysis of the bills Cornell 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 1978. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cornell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Cornell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Cornell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 897 (95th): A resolution designating the week of June 19 through June 25, 1978, ...
- H.R. 12264 (95th): A bill to designate certain lands in the State of Wisconsin as ...
- H.R. 11503 (95th): Economic Stabilization Act
- H.R. 11437 (95th): A bill to designate certain lands in the State of Wisconsin as ...
- H.J.Res. 697 (95th): A resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States ...
- H.R. 10306 (95th): Veterans Educational Equity Act
- H.R. 10305 (95th): Veterans Educational Equity Act
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From Jan 1975 to Oct 1978, Cornell missed 24 of 2,813 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 8.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1978. 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