Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill (Aug 25, 2010) is now available.
Rep. Christopher Carney [D-PA10, 2007-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
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Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 10th District, Democrat
Carney, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district from 2007 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Carney 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). Carney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Carney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (25%) Government Operations and Politics (21%) Emergency Management (16%) Taxation (14%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (7%) Law (5%) Health (5%)
Some of Carney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Dec 2010, Carney missed 214 of 3,531 roll call votes, which is 6.1%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 73 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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