Rep. Merrill Cook

Former Representative from Utah's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1997-2000 Representative,
Utah's 2nd District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Cook was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Cook’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Cook’s bills had a total of 308 cosponsors in the 106th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Cook to other members of the House of Representatives in the 106th 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 Cook’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2000, Cook missed 232 of 2,401 roll call votes, which is 9.7%. This is worse than the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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