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Rep. James Maloney

Former Representative for Connecticut’s 5th District

Maloney was the representative for Connecticut’s 5th congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1997 to 2002.

Photo of Rep. James Maloney [D-CT5, 1997-2002]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Maloney is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2002 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Maloney sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 7, 1997 to Nov 19, 2002. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Maloney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (19%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Commerce (11%) Health (11%) Education (11%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Families (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1997 to Nov 2002, Maloney missed 97 of 3,397 roll call votes, which is 2.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.

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Primary Sources

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