Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2005
Rep. Michael “Mac” Collins [R-GA8, 2003-2004] leaves office as Representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district.
Former Representative from Georgia’s 8th District, Republican
Collins, a Republican, was the representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district from 2003 to 2004.
He was previously the representative for Georgia's 3rd congressional district (1993-2002).
Our unique analysis of the bills Collins 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 2004. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Collins is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Collins sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Commerce (24%) Taxation (20%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (14%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Energy (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%) Government Operations and Politics (8%) Social Welfare (7%)
Some of Collins’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1993 to Dec 2004, Collins missed 364 of 7,080 roll call votes, which is 5.1%. This is worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2004. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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