Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 1987
Rep. Thomas Kindness [R-OH8, 1975-1986] leaves office as Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district.
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Former Representative from Ohio’s 8th District, Republican
Kindness, a Republican, was the representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district from 1975 to 1986.
Our unique analysis of the bills Kindness 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 1986. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kindness is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Kindness sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (30%) Law (13%) Taxation (13%) Economics and Public Finance (10%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (10%) Education (10%) Private Legislation (8%) Armed Forces and National Security (8%)
Some of Kindness’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1975 to Oct 1986, Kindness missed 536 of 6,697 roll call votes, which is 8.0%. This is on par with the median of 6.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 1986. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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