Rep. Julia Carson

Former Representative from Indiana's 7th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2007 Representative,
Indiana's 7th District
1997-2002 Representative,
Indiana's 10th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Carson was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Carson’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Carson’s bills had a total of 252 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Carson to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2007, Carson missed 1,000 of 6,987 roll call votes, which is 14.3%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2007. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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