Rep. Kweisi Mfume

Former Representative from Maryland’s 7th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1987-1996 Representative Maryland's 7th District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Mfume 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). Mfume is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Feb 1996, Mfume missed 268 of 4,812 roll call votes, which is 5.6%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Feb 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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