Our unique analysis of the bills Wamp 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Wamp is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wamp was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 3315 (110th): To provide that the great hall of the Capitol Visitor Center shall be known as Emancipation Hall.
- H.R. 1260 (110th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6301 Highway 58 in Harrison, Tennessee, as the “Claude Ramsey Post Office”.
- H.R. 3085 (109th): To amend the National Trails System Act to update the feasibility and suitability study originally prepared for the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail and provide for ...
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
Wamp sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Sports and Recreation (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Health (15%) Taxation (12%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) International Affairs (9%)
Some of Wamp’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 4992 (111th): First Responders Protection Act of 2010
- H.R. 2768 (111th): To declare nuclear energy to be clean energy, for purposes of Federal ...
- H.Con.Res. 125 (111th): Directing the Architect of the Capitol to design and place an educational ...
- H.Res. 423 (111th): Expressing support for a national day of remembrance for the workers of ...
- H.R. 1805 (111th): American Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2009
- H.Con.Res. 84 (111th): Supporting the goals and objectives of a National Military Appreciation Month.
- H.Res. 256 (111th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all Americans should ...
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From Jan 1995 to Dec 2010, Wamp missed 627 of 10,703 roll call votes, which is 5.9%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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