Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2009
Rep. Rick Renzi [R-AZ1, 2003-2008] leaves office as Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district.
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Former Representative from Arizona’s 1st District, Republican
Renzi, a Republican, was the representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district from 2003 to 2008.
Our unique analysis of the bills Renzi 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Renzi is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Renzi sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (21%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (16%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Housing and Community Development (12%) Law (11%) Social Welfare (10%) Native Americans (9%) Environmental Protection (8%)
Some of Renzi’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2003 to Dec 2008, Renzi missed 178 of 4,311 roll call votes, which is 4.1%. This is worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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