Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R]

Representative from Washington’s 5th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2005-2016 Representative Washington's 5th District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills McMorris Rodgers has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). McMorris Rodgers is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Cathy McMorris Rodgers sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

McMorris Rodgers sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (73%) Water Resources Development (7%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (7%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (5%) Education (5%) Armed Forces and National Security (5%)

Recent Bills

Some of McMorris Rodgers’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2005 to Nov 2015, McMorris Rodgers missed 437 of 8,197 roll call votes, which is 5.3%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 171 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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