Cotton is a centrist Republican according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship.
Use this chart to compare Cotton to other members of the House of Representatives on leadership and ideology.
This chart is based on principal components analysis for ideology and PageRank for leadership. See analysis methodology.
Tom Cotton sits on the following committees:
- House Committee on Financial Services
- House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Bill Sponsorship & Cosponsorship
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From Jan 2013 to May 2013, Cotton missed 1 of 183 roll call votes, which is 0.5%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- The House and Senate websites, for committee membership and voting records
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- New Member Pictorial Directory (113th), Committee on House Administration for the photo
- THOMAS, for sponsored bills
Recent Legislative Activity
Rep. Cotton [R-AR4]: NayMay 23, 2013 12:30 p.m.
Rep. Cotton [R-AR4]: YeaMay 23, 2013 10:58 a.m.
Rep. Cotton [R-AR4]: YeaMay 23, 2013 10:46 a.m.