Our unique analysis of the bills Ewing 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 2000. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ewing is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ewing was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.J.Res. 86 (106th): Recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Korean War and the service by members of the Armed Forces during such war, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 1114 (104th): To authorize minors who are under the child labor provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 and who are under 18 years of age to ...
- H.R. 436 (104th): Edible Oil Regulatory Reform Act
We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).
Ewing sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (22%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Commerce (14%) Agriculture and Food (11%) International Affairs (10%) Law (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Science, Technology, Communications (7%)
Some of Ewing’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5660 (106th): Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000
- H.R. 5498 (106th): To permit landowners to assert otherwise available State law defenses against real ...
- H.R. 4764 (106th): To require the United States Trade Representative to enter into negotiations to ...
- H.R. 4541 (106th): Commodity Futures Modernization Act of 2000
- H.R. 4303 (106th): MTBE Elimination Act
- H.R. 4112 (106th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the unified ...
- H.Con.Res. 256 (106th): Expressing the sense of Congress with regard to the use of reformulated ...
From Jul 1991 to Dec 2000, Ewing missed 208 of 5,593 roll call votes, which is 3.7%. This is on par with the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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