Rep. Cheri Bustos

Illinois - District 17

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
Illinois's 17th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Bustos is a centrist Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Bustos’s bills have had a total of 142 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Cheri Bustos sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Apr 2014, Bustos missed 19 of 818 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is better 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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