Our unique analysis of the bills Cobey 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cobey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Cobey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Cobey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 612 (99th): A joint resolution to designate the week beginning February 1, 1987, as ...
- H.Res. 413 (99th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect ...
- H.R. 3893 (99th): Unclaimed Property Act of 1985
- H.R. 3704 (99th): Anti-State-Supported Terrorism Act of 1985
- H.J.Res. 424 (99th): A joint resolution to designate the year of 1986 as the “Year ...
- H.R. 3595 (99th): A bill to provide financial assistance for the Sam J. Ervin, Jr., ...
- H.R. 2505 (99th): A bill for the relief of Kenneth David Franklin.
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From Jan 1985 to Oct 1986, Cobey missed 13 of 890 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is better than the median of 6.2% 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
- GPO.gov/FDSys, for sponsored bills