Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Alfred McCandless [R-CA44, 1993-1994] leaves office as Representative for California's 44th congressional district.
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Former Representative from California’s 44th District, Republican
McCandless, a Republican, was the representative for California's 44th congressional district from 1993 to 1994.
He was previously the representative for California's 37th congressional district (1983-1992).
Our unique analysis of the bills McCandless 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McCandless is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
McCandless sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Crime and Law Enforcement (23%) Social Welfare (17%) Taxation (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Health (10%) Native Americans (7%) Armed Forces and National Security (7%)
Some of McCandless’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, McCandless missed 272 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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