Rep. Robert “Rob” Simmons

Former Representative from Connecticut's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2001-2006 Representative,
Connecticut's 2nd District

See Also: Simmons's Official Website | OpenSecrets | Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Simmons was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Simmons’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Simmons’s bills had a total of 375 cosponsors in the 109th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Simmons to other members of the House of Representatives in the 109th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2001 to Dec 2006, Simmons missed 102 of 3,431 roll call votes, which is 3.0%. This is worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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