Rep. Christopher “Chris” Cannon

Former Representative from Utah’s 3rd District, Republican

Cannon, a Republican, was the representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district from 1997 to 2008.



Our unique analysis of the bills Cannon 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Cannon is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Cannon sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (25%) Law (18%) Commerce (11%) Agriculture and Food (11%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Health (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Economics and Public Finance (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2008, Cannon missed 626 of 7,703 roll call votes, which is 8.1%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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