Rep. Ted Strickland

Former Representative from Ohio’s 6th District, Democrat

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).

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Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Strickland 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 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Strickland is shown as a purple triangle. (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

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

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