Rep. Derek Kilmer [D]

Representative from Washington’s 6th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Washington's 6th District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Derek Kilmer sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kilmer sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (33%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (23%) Government Operations and Politics (13%) Science, Technology, Communications (13%) Taxation (10%) Commerce (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Nov 2015, Kilmer missed 14 of 1,846 roll call votes, which is 0.8%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 14 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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