Rep. James Slattery [D]

Former Representative from Kansas’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1983-1994 Representative Kansas's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Slattery 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Slattery is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Slattery sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (17%) Armed Forces and National Security (17%) Taxation (16%) Government Operations and Politics (15%) Social Welfare (10%) Families (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (9%) Environmental Protection (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Slattery missed 381 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 6.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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