Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel (D)

Representative from New York’s 13th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative New York's 13th District
1993-2012 Representative New York's 15th District
1983-1992 Representative New York's 16th District
1973-1982 Representative New York's 19th District
1971-1972 Representative New York's 18th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Charles “Charlie” Rangel sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Jul 2015, Rangel missed 2,821 of 26,317 roll call votes, which is 10.7%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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