Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2009
Rep. Marilyn Musgrave [R-CO4, 2003-2008] leaves office as Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Colorado’s 4th District, Republican
Musgrave, a Republican, was the representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district from 2003 to 2008.
Our unique analysis of the bills Musgrave 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Musgrave is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Musgrave sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (19%) Government Operations and Politics (16%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (15%) Taxation (12%) Law (11%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Families (9%)
Some of Musgrave’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2003 to Dec 2008, Musgrave missed 139 of 4,311 roll call votes, which is 3.2%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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