Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2011
Rep. Charles Wilson [D-OH6, 2007-2010] leaves office as Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Ohio’s 6th District, Democrat
Wilson, a Democrat, was the representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district from 2007 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Wilson 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). Wilson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Wilson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Wilson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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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. ProPublica has tracked 2 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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