Vote — Oct 1, 2015 1:41 p.m.
Representative from Michigan’s 1st District
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|Representative||Michigan's 1st District (map)|
Our unique analysis of the bills Benishek 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). Benishek is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Dan Benishek sits on the following committees:
Benishek sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Armed Forces and National Security (32%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (18%) Native Americans (18%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (13%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Health (5%)
Some of Benishek’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Oct 2015, Benishek missed 49 of 3,342 roll call votes, which is 1.5%. This is on par with 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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The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: