Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:17 p.m.
Rep. Pingree [D-ME1]: Nay
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Representative from Maine’s 1st District, Democrat
Pingree, a Democrat, has been the representative for Maine's 1st congressional district since Jan 6, 2009 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Pingree 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). Pingree is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Chellie Pingree sits on the following committees:
Pingree sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (21%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (21%) Agriculture and Food (17%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Health (13%) Social Sciences and History (8%) Environmental Protection (8%)
Some of Pingree’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2009 to Feb 2016, Pingree missed 160 of 5,231 roll call votes, which is 3.1%. This is 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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