Rep. Jack Kingston

Former Representative from Georgia’s 1st District, Republican

Kingston, a Republican, was the representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district from 1993 to 2014.

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Kingston 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 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kingston is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2014 Statistics

Read our 2014 Report Card for Kingston for more statistics.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kingston sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (23%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Taxation (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) International Affairs (6%) Labor and Employment (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2014, Kingston missed 617 of 14,635 roll call votes, which is 4.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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