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Representative from Washington’s 5th District, Republican
McMorris Rodgers, a Republican, has been the representative for Washington's 5th congressional district since Jan 4, 2005 (next election in 2016) (map).
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)
Cathy McMorris Rodgers sits on the following committees:
McMorris Rodgers sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of McMorris Rodgers’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2005 to Feb 2016, McMorris Rodgers missed 437 of 8,321 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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