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Rep. Steven Kuykendall

Former Representative for California’s 36th District

Kuykendall was the representative for California’s 36th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1999 to 2000.

Photo of Rep. Steven Kuykendall [R-CA36, 1999-2000]


Ideology–Leadership Chart

Kuykendall is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2000 positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Kuykendall sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 4, 1995 to Dec 15, 2000. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kuykendall sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (19%) Transportation and Public Works (15%) Labor and Employment (15%) Taxation (15%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Law (11%) Sports and Recreation (7%) Economics and Public Finance (7%)

Recently Introduced Bills

Kuykendall recently introduced the following legislation:

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Most legislation has no activity after being introduced.

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1999 to Dec 2000, Kuykendall missed 46 of 1,214 roll call votes, which is 3.8%. This is on par with the median of 3.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2000. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: