Rep. Bill Huizenga

Representative from Michigan’s 2nd District, Republican

Huizenga, a Republican, has been the representative for Michigan's 2nd congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Huizenga for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Bill Huizenga sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Huizenga sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (30%) Finance and Financial Sector (25%) Crime and Law Enforcement (10%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Taxation (8%) Health (8%) Environmental Protection (5%) Government Operations and Politics (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Jul 2016, Huizenga missed 82 of 3,991 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 33 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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