Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Rep. Michael Michaud [D-ME2, 2003-2014] leaves office as Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district.
Former Representative from Maine’s 2nd District, Democrat
Michaud, a Democrat, was the representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district from 2003 to 2014.
Our unique analysis of the bills Michaud 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 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Michaud is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Michaud sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (44%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (12%) Taxation (12%) Transportation and Public Works (12%) Health (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (5%) Economics and Public Finance (5%) Education (5%)
Some of Michaud’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2003 to Dec 2014, Michaud missed 57 of 8,776 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 24 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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