Rep. Albio Sires [D]

Representative from New Jersey’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New Jersey's 8th District (map)
2006-2012 Representative New Jersey's 13th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Sires 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). Sires is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Albio Sires sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Sires sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Transportation and Public Works (28%) International Affairs (28%) Health (14%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Emergency Management (7%) Immigration (7%) Commerce (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Nov 2006 to Nov 2015, Sires missed 314 of 7,010 roll call votes, which is 4.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 44 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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