Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2009
Rep. John “Randy” Kuhl [R-NY29, 2005-2008] leaves office as Representative for New York's 29th congressional district.
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Former Representative from New York’s 29th District, Republican
Kuhl, a Republican, was the representative for New York's 29th congressional district from 2005 to 2008.
Our unique analysis of the bills Kuhl 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kuhl is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Kuhl sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (17%) Government Operations and Politics (17%) Economics and Public Finance (15%) Taxation (12%) Energy (11%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Commerce (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%)
Some of Kuhl’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2005 to Dec 2008, Kuhl missed 39 of 3,090 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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