Rep. Michael “Mike” Parker
Former Representative from Mississippi's 4th District
|Representative||Mississippi's 4th District|
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Parker was a moderate Republican follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Parker’s time serving in the House of Representatives.
Use this chart to compare Parker to other members of the House of Representatives in the 105th Congress on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
Some of Parker’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3253 (104th): To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Jackson, Mississippi, ...
- H.R. 1117 (104th): To provide for the establishment of the Margaret Walker Alexander National African-American ...
- H.R. 880 (104th): To require the Secretary of the Army to carry out such activities ...
- H.R. 539 (104th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax ...
- H.R. 3507 (103rd): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a tax ...
- H.R. 3274 (103rd): Historic Natchez Bluffs Stabilization Act
- H.R. 937 (103rd): To provide for the establishment of the Margaret Walker Alexander National African-American ...
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From Jan 1989 to Dec 1998, Parker missed 268 of 5,483 roll call votes, which is 4.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. 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
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills