Coleman was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Coleman’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Coleman’s bills had a total of 48 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Coleman to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Coleman’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 2415 (104th): To designate the United States Customs Administrative Building at the Ysleta/Zaragosa Port ...
- H.R. 1875 (104th): To provide for the conveyance of the reversionary interest of the United ...
- H.R. 1554 (104th): To direct the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to establish a ...
- H.R. 1315 (104th): For the relief of Kris Murty.
- H.R. 1124 (104th): To amend chapters 83 and 84 of title 5, United States Code, ...
- H.R. 670 (104th): To waive certain statutory time limitations with respect to the award of ...
- H.R. 574 (104th): Southwest Public Health Laboratory Act
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From Jan 1983 to Sep 1996, Coleman missed 268 of 7,028 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills