Rep. Barbara Kennelly

Former Representative from Connecticut’s 1st District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1981-1998 Representative Connecticut's 1st District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Kennelly sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kennelly is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Some of Kennelly’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Feb 1982 to Dec 1998, Kennelly missed 309 of 8,673 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. 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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Primary Sources

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