Rep. Todd Tiahrt

Former Representative from Kansas’s 4th District, Republican

Tiahrt, a Republican, was the representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district from 1995 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Tiahrt 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tiahrt is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Tiahrt sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (20%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Taxation (15%) Law (12%) Economics and Public Finance (12%) Crime and Law Enforcement (8%) Finance and Financial Sector (7%) Commerce (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1995 to Dec 2010, Tiahrt missed 425 of 10,703 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 42 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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