Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2011
Rep. Bobby Bright [D-AL2, 2009-2010] leaves office as Representative for Alabama's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Alabama’s 2nd District, Democrat
Bright, a Democrat, was the representative for Alabama's 2nd congressional district from 2009 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Bright 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Bright is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Bright sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Bright’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2009 to Dec 2010, Bright missed 64 of 1,655 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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