Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Johnson [D-GA4]: Nay
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Representative from Georgia’s 4th District, Democrat
Johnson, a Democrat, has been the representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district since Jan 4, 2007 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Johnson has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Johnson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr. sits on the following committees:
Johnson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (19%) Law (16%) Crime and Law Enforcement (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Transportation and Public Works (13%) Commerce (9%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (6%)
Some of Johnson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Feb 2016, Johnson missed 331 of 7,107 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 25 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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