Rep. Thelma Drake

Former Representative from Virginia's 2nd District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2005-2009 Representative,
Virginia's 2nd District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Drake was a rank-and-file Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Drake’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Drake’s bills had a total of 325 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Drake to other members of the House of Representatives in the 110th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2005 to Dec 2008, Drake missed 33 of 3,090 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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