Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2007
Rep. Chris Chocola [R-IN2, 2003-2006] leaves office as Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Indiana’s 2nd District, Republican
Chocola, a Republican, was the representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district from 2003 to 2006.
Our unique analysis of the bills Chocola 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Chocola is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Chocola sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (21%) Labor and Employment (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Health (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Law (9%) Economics and Public Finance (9%)
Some of Chocola’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2003 to Dec 2006, Chocola missed 22 of 2,435 roll call votes, which is 0.9%. This is better than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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