Rep. Sonny Bono

Former Representative from California's 44th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1995-1998 Representative,
California's 44th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Bono was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Bono’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Bono’s bills had a total of 186 cosponsors in the 105th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Bono to other members of the House of Representatives in the 105th 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 Bono’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to Nov 1997, Bono missed 98 of 1,980 roll call votes, which is 4.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1997. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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