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Rep. Charles Wilson

Former Representative for Ohio’s 6th District


Wilson was the representative for Ohio’s 6th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 2007 to 2010.

Photo of Rep. Charles Wilson [D-OH6, 2007-2010]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Wilson is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2010 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Wilson sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 21, 2010. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Wilson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (21%) Social Welfare (21%) Health (16%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Crime and Law Enforcement (11%) Education (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Wilson voted Not Voting

Passed 240/179 on Jun 3, 2009.

Wilson voted No

Passed 220/175 on Sep 7, 2007.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2007 to Dec 2010, Wilson missed 188 of 3,531 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. 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.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: