Rep. John Tierney

Former Representative from Massachusetts’s 6th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1997-2014 Representative Massachusetts's 6th District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Tierney sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tierney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2014, Tierney missed 321 of 12,173 roll call votes, which is 2.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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