Rep. Thomas “Tom” Allen

Former Representative from Maine's 1st District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1997-2009 Representative,
Maine's 1st District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Allen was a rank-and-file Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Allen’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Allen’s bills had a total of 391 cosponsors in the 110th Congress.

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

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Dec 2008, Allen missed 157 of 7,708 roll call votes, which is 2.0%. 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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