Rep. Jay Dickey

Former Representative from Arkansas’s 4th District, Republican

Dickey, a Republican, was the representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district from 1993 to 2000.



Our unique analysis of the bills Dickey 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 2000. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Dickey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Enacted Legislation

Dickey was the primary sponsor of 2 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Dickey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (27%) Law (17%) Economics and Public Finance (15%) Transportation and Public Works (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%) Finance and Financial Sector (6%) Social Welfare (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2000, Dickey missed 213 of 4,863 roll call votes, which is 4.4%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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