Sarpalius was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Sarpalius’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Sarpalius’s bills had a total of 54 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.
Use this chart to compare Sarpalius to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Some of Sarpalius’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.J.Res. 324 (103rd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to limit ...
- H.R. 2654 (103rd): To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to exempt certain ...
- H.R. 2294 (103rd): To designate the Federal building in Wichita Falls, Texas, which is currently ...
- H.R. 2187 (103rd): Helium Act Amendments of 1993
- H.R. 1512 (103rd): To amend title 23, United States Code, to repeal provisions establishing a ...
- H.R. 952 (103rd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to adjust the $50 ...
- H.R. 339 (103rd): Secured Credit Availability Amendments of 1993
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From Jan 1989 to Nov 1994, Sarpalius missed 62 of 2,958 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. 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
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills