Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2007
Rep. Cynthia McKinney [D-GA4, 2005-2006] leaves office as Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Georgia’s 4th District, Democrat
McKinney, a Democrat, was the representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district from 2005 to 2006.
She was previously the representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district (1997-2002); and the representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district (1993-1996).
Our unique analysis of the bills McKinney sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). McKinney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
McKinney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (17%) Law (15%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (15%) Crime and Law Enforcement (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) International Affairs (9%) Commerce (8%)
Some of McKinney’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1993 to Dec 2006, McKinney missed 480 of 7,073 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. This is much worse 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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