Rep. David Skaggs (D)

Former Representative from Colorado’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1987-1998 Representative Colorado's 2nd District
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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Skaggs 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 1998. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Skaggs is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Dec 1998, Skaggs missed 129 of 6,424 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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