Rep. Royden Dyson

Former Representative from Maryland’s 1st District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1981-1990 Representative Maryland's 1st District

See Also: Bioguide

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Dyson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Dyson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Some of Dyson’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1981 to Oct 1990, Dyson missed 179 of 4,443 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is better than the median of 4.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1990. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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