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Representative from Illinois’s 3rd District, Democrat
Lipinski, a Democrat, has been the representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district since Jan 4, 2005 (next election in 2016) (map).
Our unique analysis of the bills Lipinski 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). Lipinski is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Daniel Lipinski sits on the following committees:
Lipinski sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Transportation and Public Works (20%) Government Operations and Politics (18%) Science, Technology, Communications (18%) Education (13%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (10%) Taxation (10%) Commerce (8%) Health (5%)
Some of Lipinski’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2005 to Feb 2016, Lipinski missed 228 of 8,321 roll call votes, which is 2.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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