Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1995
Rep. Lynn Schenk [D-CA49, 1993-1994] leaves office as Representative for California's 49th congressional district.
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Former Representative from California’s 49th District, Democrat
Schenk, a Democrat, was the representative for California's 49th congressional district from 1993 to 1994.
Our unique analysis of the bills Schenk sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Schenk is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Schenk sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (20%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Transportation and Public Works (16%) Commerce (12%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (12%) Animals (8%) Science, Technology, Communications (8%) Families (8%)
Some of Schenk’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1993 to Nov 1994, Schenk missed 13 of 1,122 roll call votes, which is 1.2%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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