Rep. Bobby Jindal

Former Representative from Louisiana's 1st District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2005-2008 Representative,
Louisiana's 1st District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Jindal was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Jindal’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Jindal’s bills had a total of 13 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Jindal to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th 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 Jindal’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2005 to Dec 2007, Jindal missed 427 of 2,400 roll call votes, which is 17.8%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2007. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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