Rep. William Keating

Former Representative from Ohio’s 1st District, Republican

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


Our unique analysis of the bills Keating 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). Keating is shown as a purple triangle. (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

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

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