Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1997
Rep. Michael Ward [D-KY3, 1995-1996] leaves office as Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Kentucky’s 3rd District, Democrat
Ward, a Democrat, was the representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district from 1995 to 1996.
Our unique analysis of the bills Ward 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 1996. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Ward is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Ward sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Ward’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1995 to Sep 1996, Ward missed 33 of 1,340 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with the median of 2.7% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Sep 1996. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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