Our unique analysis of the bills Shamansky 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Shamansky is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Shamansky sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Shamansky’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 7249 (97th): Time-Shares Sales Full Disclosure Act
- H.R. 5987 (97th): Social Security Trust Funds Improvement Act of 1982
- H.R. 5880 (97th): Automobile Research Competition Act
- H.R. 5572 (97th): A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to require the ...
- H.R. 5423 (97th): A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to terminate the authority ...
- H.R. 4443 (97th): A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide for improved ...
- H.R. 4277 (97th): A bill to make the exclusion of amounts received under a qualified ...
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From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Shamansky missed 37 of 812 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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