Our unique analysis of the bills Mizell 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). Mizell is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Mizell sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (32%) Transportation and Public Works (19%) Law (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Environmental Protection (10%) Labor and Employment (6%) Social Welfare (6%) Water Resources Development (6%)
Some of Mizell’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 17079 (93rd): A bill to exclude from gross income the first $1,000 of interest ...
- H.R. 17060 (93rd): A bill to prohibit the imposition of fees or additional taxes on ...
- H.R. 16835 (93rd): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act so ...
- H.Res. 1377 (93rd): Resolution expressing the sense of the House regarding the halt of U.S. ...
- H.R. 15815 (93rd): A bill for the relief of John Czarnecki.
- H.Res. 880 (93rd): Resolution disapproving the recommendations of the President with respect to the rates ...
- H.R. 11182 (93rd): A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to eliminate the ...
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From Jan 1969 to Dec 1974, Mizell missed 144 of 2,170 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is better 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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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