Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Donald Sundquist [R-TN7, 1983-1994] leaves office as Representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Tennessee’s 7th District, Republican
Sundquist, a Republican, was the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district from 1983 to 1994.
Our unique analysis of the bills Sundquist 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Sundquist is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sundquist sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Taxation (30%) Armed Forces and National Security (19%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Health (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (7%) Housing and Community Development (7%) Environmental Protection (7%)
Some of Sundquist’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Sundquist missed 381 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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