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Rep. Wendell Wyatt

Former Representative for Oregon’s 1st District

Wyatt was the representative for Oregon’s 1st congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1963 to 1974.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Wyatt is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1974 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Wyatt sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Wyatt was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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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 at least about half 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).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Wyatt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (18%) Agriculture and Food (15%) Social Welfare (12%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Labor and Employment (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Health (9%) Taxation (9%)

Recent Bills

Some of Wyatt’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1965 to Dec 1974, Wyatt missed 433 of 3,042 roll call votes, which is 14.2%. This is worse than the median of 9.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1974. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: