Rep. William Carney
Former Representative from New York's 1st District
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New York's 1st District
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Carney was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Carney’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Carney’s bills had a total of 387 cosponsors in the 99th Congress.
Use this chart to compare Carney to other members of the House of Representatives in the 99th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Carney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5273 (99th): National Lottery Act of 1986
- H.R. 5024 (99th): A bill to amend the Act approved September 11, 1964, providing for ...
- H.J.Res. 500 (99th): A joint resolution designating June 14, 1986, as “Baltic Freedom Day”.
- H.J.Res. 263 (99th): A joint resolution designating June 14, 1985 as “Baltic Freedom Day”.
- H.R. 5404 (98th): A bill allowing William R. Gianelli to continue to serve as a ...
- H.R. 5373 (98th): A bill to amend the Panama Canal Act of 1979 with respect ...
- H.R. 4405 (98th): A bill to require the disposal of certain lands at Montauk Air ...
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From Jan 1979 to Oct 1986, Carney missed 319 of 3,865 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 5.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills