Our unique analysis of the bills Steiger 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 1976. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Steiger is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Steiger sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Native Americans (29%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (24%) Private Legislation (13%) Government Operations and Politics (7%) Water Resources Development (7%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Labor and Employment (7%) Sports and Recreation (7%)
Some of Steiger’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 15151 (94th): A bill to amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to exempt ...
- H.R. 14529 (94th): A bill to amend the act of December 15, 1971, relating to ...
- H.R. 13217 (94th): A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain mineral rights in ...
- H.R. 12615 (94th): A bill for the relief of Juan Martinez Rodriguez.
- H.R. 11764 (94th): A bill to amend the Education Amendments of 1972 to provide that ...
- H.R. 11684 (94th): A bill to provide that William C. King may occupy certain land ...
- H.R. 11551 (94th): A bill for the relief of Juan Martinez Rodriguez.
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From Jan 1967 to Oct 1976, Steiger missed 790 of 3,921 roll call votes, which is 20.1%. This is much worse than the median of 8.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1976. 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