Rep. Sherwood “Sherry” Boehlert

Former Representative from New York’s 24th District, Republican

Boehlert, a Republican, was the representative for New York's 24th congressional district from 2003 to 2006.

He was previously the representative for New York's 23rd congressional district (1993-2002); and the representative for New York's 25th congressional district (1983-1992).


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Boehlert 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Boehlert is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Boehlert sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (20%) Science, Technology, Communications (17%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Environmental Protection (13%) Commerce (11%) Energy (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) International Affairs (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Dec 2006, Boehlert missed 362 of 12,865 roll call votes, which is 2.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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