Rep. Travis Childers

Former Representative from Mississippi's 1st District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2008-2010 Representative,
Mississippi's 1st District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Childers was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Childers’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Childers’s bills had a total of 330 cosponsors in the 111th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Childers to other members of the House of Representatives in the 111th Congress on leadership and ideology.

This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From May 2008 to Dec 2010, Childers missed 45 of 2,014 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is better than the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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Recent Legislative Activity