Rep. Dan Newhouse

Representative from Washington’s 4th District, Republican

Newhouse, a Republican, has been the representative for Washington's 4th congressional district since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Newhouse for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Dan Newhouse sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Newhouse sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (100%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Newhouse’s Vote Vote Description
Nay H.R. 5325: Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2017
Sep 28, 2016. Passed.
Aye H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
Aye H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
Yea H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.

Missed Votes

From Jan 2015 to Dec 2016, Newhouse missed 9 of 1,325 roll call votes, which is 0.7%. This is better than the median of 2.4% 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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