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Rep. Charles “Charlie” Norwood Jr.

Former Representative for Georgia’s 10th District

Norwood was the representative for Georgia’s 10th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 2007 to 2007.

He was previously the representative for Georgia’s 9th congressional district as a Republican from 2003 to 2006; and the representative for Georgia’s 10th congressional district as a Republican from 1995 to 2002.

Photo of Rep. Charles “Charlie” Norwood [R-GA10, 2007-2007]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Norwood is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2006 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Norwood sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Norwood was the primary sponsor of 4 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Norwood sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (20%) Labor and Employment (18%) Law (18%) Health (17%) Commerce (8%) Economics and Public Finance (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%) Armed Forces and National Security (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Norwood’s Vote Vote Description
Not Voting H.R. 4 (110th): Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007
Jan 12, 2007. Passed 255/170.
Not Voting H.R. 3 (110th): Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007
Jan 11, 2007. Passed 253/174.

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Feb 2007, Norwood missed 507 of 7,266 roll call votes, which is 7.0%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 2007. 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: