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Rep. Ted Strickland

Former Representative for Ohio’s 6th District

Strickland, a Democrat, was the representative for Ohio’s 6th congressional district from 1997 to 2006.

He was previously the representative for Ohio’s 6th congressional district (1993-1994).

Photo of Rep. Ted Strickland [D-OH6, 1997-2006]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Strickland is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2006 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Strickland sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Strickland sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (19%) Health (16%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Crime and Law Enforcement (12%) Law (11%) Social Welfare (10%) Families (10%) Commerce (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2006, Strickland missed 364 of 6,954 roll call votes, which is 5.2%. This is much 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

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