Elections and Offices — Jan 3, 2015
Rep. Allyson Schwartz [D-PA13, 2005-2014] leaves office as Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district.
Former Representative from Pennsylvania’s 13th District, Democrat
Schwartz, a Democrat, was the representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district from 2005 to 2014.
Our unique analysis of the bills Schwartz sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.
Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Schwartz is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Schwartz sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Schwartz’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2005 to Dec 2014, Schwartz missed 353 of 7,555 roll call votes, which is 4.7%. This is worse than the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 61 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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