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Representative from Arizona’s 6th District, Republican
Schweikert, a Republican, has been the representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).
He was previously the representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district (2011-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills Schweikert 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). Schweikert is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
David Schweikert sits on the following committees:
Schweikert sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Economics and Public Finance (29%) Finance and Financial Sector (20%) International Affairs (15%) Housing and Community Development (10%) Government Operations and Politics (7%) Taxation (7%) Health (7%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)
Some of Schweikert’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2011 to Feb 2016, Schweikert missed 51 of 3,583 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than 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: