Rep. Robert Michel

Former Representative from Illinois's 18th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1961-1994 Representative Illinois's 18th District
1959-1960 Representative Illinois's 18th District
1957-1958 Representative Illinois's 18th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Michel was a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Michel’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Michel’s bills had a total of 566 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Michel 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.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1957 to Nov 1994, Michel missed 1,300 of 14,285 roll call votes, which is 9.1%. 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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Primary Sources

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