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

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Sponsorship Analysis

Mfume was a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Mfume’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Mfume’s bills had a total of 11 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

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Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1987 to Feb 1996, Mfume missed 268 of 4,809 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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