Rep. Timothy Penny [D]

Former Representative from Minnesota’s 1st District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1983-1994 Representative Minnesota's 1st District

Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Penny 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 1994. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Penny is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Penny sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (20%) Education (17%) Health (12%) International Affairs (12%) Labor and Employment (12%) Government Operations and Politics (10%) Agriculture and Food (9%) Social Welfare (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1983 to Nov 1994, Penny missed 45 of 5,693 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 3.4% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 1994. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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