Rep. Carolyn Kilpatrick

Former Representative from Michigan's 13th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2010 Representative,
Michigan's 13th District
1997-2002 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Kilpatrick was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Kilpatrick’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Kilpatrick’s bills had a total of 46 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Kilpatrick to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th 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 Kilpatrick’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2010, Kilpatrick missed 695 of 9,363 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is worse than 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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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity