Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2001
Rep. Robert Weygand [D-RI2, 1997-2000] leaves office as Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district.
Former Representative from Rhode Island’s 2nd District, Democrat
Weygand, a Democrat, was the representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district from 1997 to 2000.
Our unique analysis of the bills Weygand 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 2000. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Weygand is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Weygand sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Commerce (21%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (17%) Environmental Protection (15%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Labor and Employment (7%) Families (6%) Taxation (6%)
Some of Weygand’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1997 to Dec 2000, Weygand missed 107 of 2,401 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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