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Rep. Ben Jones

Former Representative from Georgia’s 4th District, Democrat

Jones, a Democrat, was the representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district from 1989 to 1992.


Our unique analysis of the bills Jones 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 1992. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Jones is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Jones sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (57%) Taxation (43%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1989 to Oct 1992, Jones missed 174 of 1,836 roll call votes, which is 9.5%. This is much worse than the median of 4.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1992. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: