Rep. Paul Kanjorski

Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 11th District, Democrat

Kanjorski, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district from 1985 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Kanjorski 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kanjorski is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kanjorski sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Finance and Financial Sector (27%) Government Operations and Politics (20%) Commerce (15%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Law (7%) Health (6%) Social Welfare (6%) Housing and Community Development (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Kanjorski’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1985 to Dec 2010, Kanjorski missed 251 of 15,490 roll call votes, which is 1.6%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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