Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel

District:
New York - District 13
Party:
Democrat

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
New York's 13th District
1993-2013 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

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Sponsorship Analysis

Rangel is a far-left Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Rangel’s bills have had a total of 360 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Charles “Charlie” Rangel sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 1971 to Apr 2014, Rangel missed 2,490 of 25,248 roll call votes, which is 9.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% 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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