Rep. Ike Skelton

Former Representative from Missouri's 4th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1977-2010 Representative,
Missouri's 4th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Skelton was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Skelton’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Skelton’s bills had a total of 402 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Skelton to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1977 to Dec 2010, Skelton missed 920 of 19,997 roll call votes, which is 4.6%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity