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Rep. James Dunn

Former Representative for Michigan’s 6th District

Dunn was the representative for Michigan’s 6th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1981 to 1982.


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Dunn is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1982 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Dunn sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Dunn sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (43%) Economics and Public Finance (29%) Taxation (29%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1981 to Dec 1982, Dunn missed 29 of 812 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is better than the median of 7.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1982. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: