Rep. Earl Pomeroy

Former Representative from North Dakota’s At-Large District, Democrat

Pomeroy, a Democrat, was the representative for North Dakota's at-large district from 1993 to 2010.



Our unique analysis of the bills Pomeroy 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 2010. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Pomeroy is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Pomeroy sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Taxation (32%) Social Welfare (11%) Health (11%) Commerce (10%) Finance and Financial Sector (10%) Labor and Employment (9%) Economics and Public Finance (9%) Government Operations and Politics (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1993 to Dec 2010, Pomeroy missed 283 of 11,825 roll call votes, which is 2.4%. This is on par with the median of 3.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2010. ProPublica has tracked 34 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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