Rep. James Slattery

Former Representative from Kansas's 2nd District

Elected Positions

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

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Sponsorship Analysis

Slattery was a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Slattery’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Slattery’s bills had a total of 740 cosponsors in the 103rd Congress.

Use this chart to compare Slattery to other members of the House of Representatives in the 103rd 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 Slattery’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Slattery missed 377 of 5,687 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. 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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