Rep. Mark Souder

Former Representative from Indiana's 3rd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2003-2010 Representative,
Indiana's 3rd District
1995-2002 Representative,
Indiana's 4th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Souder was a far-right Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Souder’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Souder’s bills had a total of 117 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Souder to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1995 to May 2010, Souder missed 533 of 10,329 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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