Rep. Dave Camp

Former Representative from Michigan’s 4th District, Republican

Camp, a Republican, was the representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district from 1993 to 2014.

He was previously the representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district (1991-1992).



Our unique analysis of the bills Camp sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Camp is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2014 Statistics

Read our 2014 Report Card for Camp for more statistics.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Camp sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (31%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (25%) Economics and Public Finance (14%) Social Welfare (8%) Transportation and Public Works (6%) Health (6%) Environmental Protection (6%) Families (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1991 to Dec 2014, Camp missed 278 of 15,567 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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