Rep. Bob Dold [R]

Representative from Illinois’s 10th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2015-2016 Representative Illinois's 10th District (map)
2011-2012 Representative Illinois's 10th District

Sponsorship Analysis

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)

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 (57%) International Affairs (18%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Health (5%) Government Operations and Politics (5%) Environmental Protection (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Nov 2015, Dold missed 42 of 2,248 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% 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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