Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2007
Rep. Jim Ryun [R-KS2, 1996-2006] leaves office as Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district.
Former Representative from Kansas’s 2nd District, Republican
Ryun, a Republican, was the representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district from 1996 to 2006.
Our unique analysis of the bills Ryun 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ryun is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ryun sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Commerce (26%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (22%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Social Welfare (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Law (8%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (7%) Taxation (6%)
Some of Ryun’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1997 to Dec 2006, Ryun missed 141 of 5,832 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. This is on par with the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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