Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Jul 21, 2009) is now available.
Rep. Ron Klein [D-FL22, 2007-2010] is the sponsor of this bill.
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Former Representative from Florida’s 22nd District, Democrat
Klein, a Democrat, was the representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district from 2007 to 2010.
Our unique analysis of the bills Klein 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). Klein is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Klein sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
International Affairs (19%) Social Welfare (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Government Operations and Politics (14%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Education (12%) Families (9%) Taxation (7%)
Some of Klein’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2007 to Dec 2010, Klein missed 87 of 3,531 roll call votes, which is 2.5%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 52 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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