Rep. Mark Kennedy

Former Representative from Minnesota’s 6th District, Republican

Kennedy, a Republican, was the representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district from 2003 to 2006.

He was previously the representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district (2001-2002).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Kennedy sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kennedy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kennedy sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (17%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Education (15%) Law (11%) Commerce (11%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Labor and Employment (10%) Families (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Dec 2006, Kennedy missed 55 of 3,431 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is better than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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