Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2009
Rep. Bill Sali [R-ID1, 2007-2008] leaves office as Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district.
Former Representative from Idaho’s 1st District, Republican
Sali, a Republican, was the representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district from 2007 to 2008.
Our unique analysis of the bills Sali 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Sali is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sali sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (22%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (17%) Law (13%) Taxation (13%) Environmental Protection (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Energy (9%) Science, Technology, Communications (9%)
Some of Sali’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Dec 2008, Sali missed 23 of 1,876 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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