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Rep. William Keating

Former Representative for Ohio’s 1st District

Keating, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district from 1971 to 1974.

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Keating 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 Keating sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Keating sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (19%) Transportation and Public Works (19%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Crime and Law Enforcement (17%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Law (6%) Taxation (6%) Labor and Employment (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1971 to Dec 1974, Keating missed 152 of 1,190 roll call votes, which is 12.8%. 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: