Our unique analysis of the bills Brodhead 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 1982. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Brodhead is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Brodhead sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Social Welfare (29%) Taxation (24%) Labor and Employment (17%) Health (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%) Government Operations and Politics (6%) Private Legislation (5%) Finance and Financial Sector (4%)
Some of Brodhead’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5861 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 with respect ...
- H.R. 5838 (97th): A bill to remove the column 1 rate of duty and fix ...
- H.R. 5808 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to provide ...
- H.R. 5509 (97th): A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to ...
- H.R. 5457 (97th): A bill to amend the Trade Act of 1974 with respect to ...
- H.R. 4473 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to permit ...
- H.R. 4452 (97th): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 to exempt ...
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From Jan 1975 to Dec 1982, Brodhead missed 225 of 4,901 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. 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