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Rep. Tom Feeney

Former Representative for Florida’s 24th District

Feeney, a Republican, was the representative for Florida's 24th congressional district from 2003 to 2008.

Photo of Rep. Tom Feeney [R-FL24, 2003-2008]

Analysis

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Feeney is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot was a member of the House of Representatives in 2008 positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Feeney sponsored and cosponsored. See full analysis methodology.

Enacted Legislation

Feeney was the primary sponsor of 1 bill that was enacted:

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We consider a bill enacted if one of the following is true: a) it is enacted itself, b) it has a companion bill in the other chamber (as identified by Congress) which was enacted, or c) if about one third or more of its provisions were incorporated into bills that were enacted (as determined by an automated text analysis, applicable beginning with bills in the 110th Congress).

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Feeney sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (34%) Law (19%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) International Affairs (8%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (8%) Labor and Employment (8%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Social Welfare (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Feeney’s Vote Vote Description
Yea H.Con.Res. 355 (110th): Providing for a conditional adjournment of the House of Representatives and a conditional recess or adjournment of ...
May 20, 2008. Passed 239/175.
Aye H.R. 3355 (110th): Homeowners’ Defense Act of 2007
Nov 8, 2007. Passed 258/155.
Aye H.Res. 801 (110th): Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3688) to implement the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.
Nov 7, 2007. Passed 349/55.
Yea H.R. 3093 (110th): Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
Jul 26, 2007. Passed 281/142.
Yea H.R. 1830 (110th): To extend the authorities of the Andean Trade Preference Act until February 29, 2008.
Jun 27, 2007. Passed 365/59.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2008, Feeney missed 273 of 4,311 roll call votes, which is 6.3%. This is much worse than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2008. ProPublica has tracked 31 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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