Rep. John Duncan [R]

Former Representative from Tennessee’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1965-1988 Representative Tennessee's 2nd District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Duncan 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 1988. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Duncan is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Duncan sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (29%) Private Legislation (15%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Social Welfare (10%) Labor and Employment (9%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1965 to Jun 1988, Duncan missed 374 of 10,414 roll call votes, which is 3.6%. This is better than the median of 5.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jun 1988. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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