Rep. Jill Long Thompson

Former Representative from Indiana’s 4th District, Democrat

Long Thompson, a Democrat, was the representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district from 1989 to 1994.


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Long Thompson sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Long Thompson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Long Thompson sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Agriculture and Food (23%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Taxation (9%) Education (9%) Environmental Protection (9%)

Recent Bills

Some of Long Thompson’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Apr 1989 to Nov 1994, Long Thompson missed 16 of 2,943 roll call votes, which is 0.5%. This is better 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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