Elections and Offices — Sep 5, 2001
Rep. Joe Scarborough [R-FL1, 1995-2001] leaves office as Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Florida’s 1st District, Republican
Scarborough, a Republican, was the representative for Florida's 1st congressional district from 1995 to 2001.
Our unique analysis of the bills Scarborough 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 2002. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Scarborough is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Scarborough sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Scarborough’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1995 to Sep 2001, Scarborough missed 480 of 4,075 roll call votes, which is 11.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 2001. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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