Rep. Stephen Neal [D]

Former Representative from North Carolina’s 5th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1975-1994 Representative North Carolina's 5th District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Neal 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Neal is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Neal sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (25%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Social Welfare (14%) Finance and Financial Sector (12%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (9%) International Affairs (7%) Health (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1975 to Nov 1994, Neal missed 1,031 of 10,590 roll call votes, which is 9.7%. This is much worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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