Rep. Thomas “Tom” Tancredo (R)

Former Representative from Colorado’s 6th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1999-2008 Representative Colorado's 6th District
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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Tancredo 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 2008. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tancredo is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1999 to Dec 2008, Tancredo missed 597 of 6,521 roll call votes, which is 9.2%. This is much worse 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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