Our unique analysis of the bills Sutton 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 2013. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Sutton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Sutton sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (18%) Government Operations and Politics (18%) Commerce (14%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Health (9%) Labor and Employment (9%)
Some of Sutton’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 3646 (112th): Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2011
- H.R. 3645 (112th): To require consideration of the impacts of a public interest waiver from ...
- H.R. 3647 (112th): Keep Americans Working Building Our Transportation Infrastructure Act
- H.J.Res. 86 (112th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to ...
- H.R. 2510 (112th): Breast Cancer Recovery Improvement Act
- H.R. 1684 (112th): Keep American Jobs from Going Down the Drain Act
- H.R. 1377 (112th): Josh Miller HEARTS Act
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From Jan 2007 to Jan 2013, Sutton missed 157 of 5,137 roll call votes, which is 3.1%. This is on par with the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. ProPublica has tracked 10 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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