Rep. Mel Reynolds

Former Representative from Illinois's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1993-1995 Representative Illinois's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Reynolds was a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Reynolds’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Reynolds’s bills had a total of 0 cosponsors in the 104th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Reynolds to other members of the House of Representatives in the 104th 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 Reynolds’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1993 to Sep 1995, Reynolds missed 451 of 1,822 roll call votes, which is 24.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1995. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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