Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Rep. Phil Gingrey [R-GA11, 2003-2014] leaves office as Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Georgia’s 11th District, Republican
Gingrey, a Republican, was the representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district from 2003 to 2014.
Our unique analysis of the bills Gingrey 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). Gingrey is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Gingrey sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Health (38%) Armed Forces and National Security (12%) Government Operations and Politics (12%) Immigration (10%) Taxation (7%) Energy (7%) Labor and Employment (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%)
Some of Gingrey’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2003 to Dec 2014, Gingrey missed 395 of 8,776 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 31 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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