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 was the primary sponsor of 3 bills that were enacted:
- H.R. 2570 (110th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 301 Boardwalk Drive in Fort Collins, Colorado, as the “Dr. Karl E. Carson Post Office ...
- H.R. 3443 (109th): To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain water distribution facilities to the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District.
- H.R. 481 (109th): Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site Trust Act of 2005
We consider a bill enacted if it is enacted or if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted, as determined by an automated text analysis.
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%) Water Resources Development (9%) Families (9%) Transportation and Public Works (9%)
Some of Musgrave’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 6840 (110th): For the relief of Arsen Mkrtchyan, Hrach Mkrtchyan, and Elmira Poghosyan.
- H.R. 6412 (110th): Comprehensive Energy Exploration, Price Reduction, and Renewable Energy Investment Act of 2008
- H.R. 6242 (110th): Senior Citizens’ Tax Relief Act of 2008
- H.Res. 1163 (110th): Expressing the support and sympathy of the House of Representatives and the ...
- H.Res. 1122 (110th): Recognizing Armed Forces Day.
- H.Res. 959 (110th): Supporting the Adopt-a-Platoon program, which encourages support to deployed soldiers through letters, ...
- H.R. 3888 (110th): More Children, More Choices Act of 2007
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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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