Rep. Adam Kinzinger

Representative from Illinois’s 16th District, Republican

Kinzinger, a Republican, has been the representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 11th congressional district (2011-2012).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Kinzinger has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Kinzinger is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Adam Kinzinger sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kinzinger sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (23%) Energy (19%) Science, Technology, Communications (19%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (19%) Health (13%) Economics and Public Finance (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to May 2016, Kinzinger missed 53 of 3,781 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 15 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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