Our unique analysis of the bills Scherle 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). Scherle is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Scherle sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (23%) Taxation (17%) Agriculture and Food (15%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Environmental Protection (9%) Housing and Community Development (9%) Education (8%) Social Welfare (6%)
Some of Scherle’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17642 (93rd): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code in ...
- H.R. 17243 (93rd): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code in ...
- H.R. 16990 (93rd): A bill for the relief of Mitsuo Kakutani, his wife Akaiko Kakutani, ...
- H.R. 16205 (93rd): A bill to provide emergency deficiency assistance to producers of agricultural commodities.
- H.R. 16101 (93rd): A bill to repeal the Emergency Daylight Saving Time Energy Conservation Act ...
- H.Res. 1245 (93rd): Resolution creating a standing Committee on Small Business in the House of ...
- H.Con.Res. 542 (93rd): Concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress concerning recognition by the European ...
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From Jan 1967 to Dec 1974, Scherle missed 254 of 2,648 roll call votes, which is 9.6%. This is on par with 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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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