Rep. Ronald Machtley
Former Representative from Rhode Island's 1st District
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Rhode Island's 1st District
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Machtley was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Machtley’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Machtley’s bills had a total of 259 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Machtley to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Machtley’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4707 (103rd): To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make permanent the visa ...
- H.R. 4254 (103rd): Public and Federally Assisted Housing Security Act of 1994
- H.R. 4240 (103rd): To ensure that defense conversion, reinvestment, and transition assistance programs of the ...
- H.R. 4226 (103rd): To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide for a ...
- H.R. 4171 (103rd): Subcontractor Payment Protection Act
- H.R. 4173 (103rd): To amend the Small Business Act to provide for expanded participation in ...
- H.R. 4175 (103rd): To amend the Small Business Act to provide financial assistance to small ...
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From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Machtley missed 142 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills