Rep. Bob Dold

Representative from Illinois’s 10th District, Republican

Dold, a Republican, has been the representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2016) (map).

He was previously the representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district (2011-2012).



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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Dold for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Bob Dold sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Dold sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Foreign Trade and International Finance (62%) Finance and Financial Sector (11%) Health (8%) Taxation (8%) Energy (5%) International Affairs (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Dold missed 48 of 2,865 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 6 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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