Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Kennedy [D-MA4]: Nay
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Representative from Massachusetts’s 4th District, Democrat
Kennedy, a Democrat, has been the representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Kennedy has 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). Kennedy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Joseph Kennedy III sits on the following committees:
Kennedy sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Kennedy’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, Kennedy missed 78 of 1,970 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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