Rep. Koln McKay

Former Representative from Utah’s 1st District, Democrat

McKay, a Democrat, was the representative for Utah's 1st congressional district from 1971 to 1980.


Our unique analysis of the bills McKay 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 1980. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McKay is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McKay sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Private Legislation (26%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (17%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Environmental Protection (11%) Energy (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (9%) Taxation (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Dec 1980, McKay missed 615 of 5,816 roll call votes, which is 10.6%. This is on par with the median of 8.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1980. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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