Rep. Robert Roe [D]

Former Representative from New Jersey’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1969-1992 Representative New Jersey's 8th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Roe 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). Roe is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Roe sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (18%) Social Welfare (18%) Science, Technology, Communications (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Environmental Protection (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Health (11%) International Affairs (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Nov 1969 to Oct 1992, Roe missed 1,056 of 11,508 roll call votes, which is 9.2%. 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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