Freshmen, Southerners Among Leading House Dem Dissidents

Posted July 9, 2007 at 12:00am

1. Gene Taylor, Mississippi’s 4th District (69.2 percent)
2 (tie). Heath Shuler, North Carolina’s 11th (73.8 percent)
2 (tie). John Barrow, Georgia’s 12th (73.8 percent)
4. Jim Marshall, Georgia’s 8th (74.0 percent)
5. Jim Matheson, Utah’s 2nd (75.1 percent)
6. Jason Altmire, Pennsylvania’s 4th (75.7 percent)
7. Joe Donnelly, Indiana’s 2nd (75.8 percent)
8. Dan Boren, Oklahoma’s 2nd (76.2 percent)
9. Brad Ellsworth, Indiana’s 8th (77.3 percent).
10. Nick Lampson, Texas’ 22nd (78.6 percent)
Other Notable House Democrats
11. Christopher Carney, Pennsylvania’s 10th (81.4 percent)
12. Melissa Bean, Illinois’ 8th (81.8 percent)
13. Zack Space, Ohio’s 18th (83.0 percent)
14. Patrick Murphy, Pennsylvania’s 8th (83.2 percent)
18. Harry E. Mitchell, Arizona’s 5th (84.3 percent)
22. Tim Mahoney, Florida’s 16th (84.7 percent)
27. Gabrielle Giffords, Arizona’s 8th (86.8 percent)
28. Baron P. Hill, Indiana’s 9th (86.9 percent)
29. Nancy Boyda, Kansas’ 2nd (88.0 percent)
31. Kirsten Gillibrand, New York’s 20th (88.7 percent)