Our unique analysis of the bills Lowery 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Lowery is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Lowery sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Health (18%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Immigration (9%) Social Welfare (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Labor and Employment (9%)
Some of Lowery’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 527 (102nd): To designate the week beginning on July 19 and ending on July ...
- H.R. 5112 (102nd): To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that ...
- H.R. 4933 (102nd): Budget Process Reform Act of 1992
- H.Res. 436 (102nd): Comprehensive Congressional Reform Resolution
- H.R. 4934 (102nd): Comprehensive Campaign Finance Reform Act of 1992
- H.R. 4824 (102nd): Relating to the tariff treatment of gear boxes of certain or agricultural ...
- H.R. 4825 (102nd): To suspend until January 1, 1995, the duty on gear boxes of ...
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From Jan 1981 to Oct 1992, Lowery missed 480 of 5,383 roll call votes, which is 8.9%. This is worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. 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:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- 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