Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: MA-001-099-2-1-United States-ICPSR-1985

Subject Area: Roll Call Voting Records

Bibliographic Citation: United States congressional roll call voting records, [99th Senate].  [machine-readable data file] / Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 0004

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Machine-readable only; dictionary; SPSS data definition statements.

Abstract: Each record contains the Congressional member's voting action on every roll call vote taken during that Congress, along with variables that identify the member (e.g., name, party, state, district, uniform ICPSR member number, and most recent means of attaining office). In addition, the codebook provides descriptive information for each roll call, including the date of the vote, outcome in terms of nays and yeas, name of initiator, the relevant bill or resolution number, and a synopsis of the issue.

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