Rep. Jim Ryun

Former Representative from Kansas's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1996-2006 Representative,
Kansas's 2nd District

See Also: Ryun's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide

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Sponsorship Analysis

Ryun was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Ryun’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Ryun’s bills had a total of 426 cosponsors in the 109th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Ryun to other members of the House of Representatives in the 109th 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 Ryun’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2006, Ryun missed 141 of 5,832 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. This is better than 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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Primary Sources

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