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Rep. Mark Kennedy

Former Representative for Minnesota’s 6th District

Kennedy was the representative for Minnesota’s 6th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 2003 to 2006.

He was previously the representative for Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district as a Republican from 2001 to 2002.

Photo of Rep. Mark Kennedy [R-MN6, 2003-2006]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Kennedy is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2006 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 Kennedy sponsored and cosponsored. See full 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%) Labor and Employment (10%) Transportation and Public Works (10%) Families (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

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

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