Our unique analysis of the bills Wyatt 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 1974. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wyatt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wyatt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Private Legislation (18%) Agriculture and Food (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Labor and Employment (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Social Welfare (12%) Taxation (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%)
Some of Wyatt’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 16808 (93rd): Comprehensive School Health Education Act
- H.R. 16583 (93rd): A bill to provide for the free entry of certain scientific equipment ...
- H.R. 15649 (93rd): A bill to provide for addition to the Fort Clatsop National Memorial ...
- H.R. 15604 (93rd): Siletz Restoration Act
- H.R. 13861 (93rd): A bill to amend the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act ...
- H.R. 12975 (93rd): Urban Forestry Act
- H.R. 12221 (93rd): A bill to declare Lake Oswego, Oreg., a nonnavigable water of the ...
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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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills