Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2003
Rep. Timothy Roemer [D-IN3, 1991-2002] leaves office as Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district.
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Former Representative from Indiana’s 3rd District, Democrat
Roemer, a Democrat, was the representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district from 1991 to 2002.
Our unique analysis of the bills Roemer 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 2002. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Roemer is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Roemer sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Government Operations and Politics (26%) Education (16%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Law (12%) Social Welfare (12%) Commerce (8%) Environmental Protection (6%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%)
Some of Roemer’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 1991 to Nov 2002, Roemer missed 53 of 6,791 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.8% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Nov 2002. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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