Rep. David Loebsack [D]

Representative from Iowa’s 2nd District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2007-2016 Representative Iowa's 2nd District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

David Loebsack sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Loebsack sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Education (55%) Emergency Management (10%) Agriculture and Food (10%) Armed Forces and National Security (10%) Taxation (7%) Labor and Employment (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Loebsack missed 158 of 6,983 roll call votes, which is 2.3%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 16 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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