Rep. Thomas Ridge

Former Representative from Pennsylvania's 21st District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1983-1994 Representative,
Pennsylvania's 21st District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Ridge was a centrist Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Ridge’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Ridge’s bills had a total of 19 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Ridge to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd 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 Ridge’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Ridge missed 461 of 5,684 roll call votes, which is 8.1%. This is 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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