Rep. Vernon Ehlers

Former Representative from Michigan's 3rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2010 Representative,
Michigan's 3rd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Ehlers was a centrist Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Ehlers’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Ehlers’s bills had a total of 386 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Ehlers to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th 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 Ehlers’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1994 to Dec 2010, Ehlers missed 254 of 11,209 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)

H.Res. 1560 (111th): Supporting the increased understanding of, and interest in, computer science and computing careers among the public and in schools, and to ensure an ample and diverse future technology workforce through the designation of National Com

Last Action: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by voice vote.

Explanation: This simple resolution was agreed to on September 23, 2010. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Sep 23, 2010