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

Dyson was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Dyson’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Dyson’s bills had a total of 120 cosponsors in the 101st Congress.

Use this chart to compare Dyson to other members of the House of Representatives in the 101st Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See 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 4,444 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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