Rep. Vito Fossella Jr.

Former Representative from New York's 13th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1997-2009 Representative,
New York's 13th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Fossella was a centrist Republican leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Fossella’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Fossella’s bills had a total of 440 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Fossella to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th 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 Fossella’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Nov 1997 to Dec 2008, Fossella missed 472 of 7,133 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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