Rep. James Barcia

Former Representative from Michigan's 5th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2002 Representative,
Michigan's 5th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Barcia was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Barcia’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Barcia’s bills had a total of 152 cosponsors in the 107th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Barcia to other members of the House of Representatives in the 107th 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 Barcia’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Nov 2002, Barcia missed 137 of 5,859 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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