Rep. Stewart McKinney

Former Representative from Connecticut’s 4th District, Republican

McKinney, a Republican, was the representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district from 1971 to 1988.

Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills McKinney 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 1988. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). McKinney is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McKinney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (17%) Health (17%) Private Legislation (15%) Labor and Employment (12%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Immigration (10%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Social Welfare (10%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to May 1987, McKinney missed 1,469 of 8,512 roll call votes, which is 17.3%. This is much worse than the median of 5.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in May 1987. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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