Rep. Thomas Evans Jr.
Former Representative from Delaware's At-Large District
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Delaware's At-Large District
See Also: Bioguide
Evans was a moderate Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Evans’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Evans’s bills had a total of 287 cosponsors in the 97th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Evans to other members of the House of Representatives in the 97th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Evans’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 505 (97th): A joint resolution to authorize and request the President to designate the ...
- H.J.Res. 455 (97th): A joint resolution providing for the designation of the week beginning July ...
- H.R. 3887 (97th): A bill to provide for the establishment of a veterans’ cemetery in ...
- H.R. 3252 (97th): Coastal Barrier Resources Act
- H.Con.Res. 412 (96th): A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that state election ...
- H.R. 6385 (96th): A bill to amend section 662(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of ...
- H.R. 6269 (96th): A bill to extend the temporary suspension of duty on doxorubicin hydrochloride ...
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From Jan 1977 to Dec 1982, Evans missed 284 of 3,608 roll call votes, which is 7.9%. This is worse than the median of 7.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills