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

Kennelly was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Kennelly’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Kennelly’s bills had a total of 996 cosponsors in the 105th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Kennelly 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.

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 8,674 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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