Our unique analysis of the bills Zion 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Zion is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Zion sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Zion’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17665 (93rd): Local Education Accountability Act
- H.R. 15743 (93rd): A bill to authorize the repayment of certain Federal-aid highway funds by ...
- H.R. 15455 (93rd): A bill to authorize the repayment of certain Federal-aid highway funds by ...
- H.Res. 580 (93rd): A resolution directing the Committee on the Judiciary to conduct an investigation ...
- H.R. 6875 (93rd): A bill to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to establish orderly ...
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From Jan 1967 to Dec 1974, Zion missed 146 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 5.5%. This is better than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. 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