Our unique analysis of the bills Chandler 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). Chandler is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Chandler sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (29%) Health (20%) Labor and Employment (14%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Social Welfare (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%) Sports and Recreation (6%) Education (6%)
Some of Chandler’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6002 (102nd): To treat health professionals who are faculty members at a dental school ...
- H.R. 5786 (102nd): Commission on Retirement Income Policy Act of 1992
- H.R. 5581 (102nd): Education Savings Act of 1992
- H.R. 5308 (102nd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to impose a moratorium ...
- H.R. 5105 (102nd): Environment and Economic Stability Act of 1992
- H.R. 4894 (102nd): Congressional Accountability Act of 1992
- H.R. 4893 (102nd): Sunset Act of 1992
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From Jan 1983 to Oct 1992, Chandler missed 313 of 4,571 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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