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Rep. Marilyn Lloyd

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 3rd District

Lloyd was the representative for Tennessee’s 3rd congressional district and was a Democrat. She served from 1975 to 1994.

Photo of Rep. Marilyn Lloyd [D-TN3, 1975-1994]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Lloyd is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 1994 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Lloyd sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Lloyd was the primary sponsor of 7 bills that were enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if at least about half of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Lloyd sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (33%) Education (19%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Housing and Community Development (9%) Energy (9%) Social Welfare (7%) Science, Technology, Communications (6%) Environmental Protection (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1975 to Nov 1994, Lloyd missed 704 of 10,594 roll call votes, which is 6.6%. This is worse 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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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: