Rep. Chris Chocola

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)

Enacted Legislation

Chocola was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Chocola sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (21%) Labor and Employment (18%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Health (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Law (9%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Commerce (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

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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Primary Sources

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