Rep. Eric “Rick” Crawford [R]

Representative from Arkansas’s 1st District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Representative Arkansas's 1st District (map)

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Eric “Rick” Crawford sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Crawford sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Environmental Protection (19%) Government Operations and Politics (19%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Taxation (13%) Transportation and Public Works (9%) Water Resources Development (9%) Animals (9%) Armed Forces and National Security (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Nov 2015, Crawford missed 134 of 3,452 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 20 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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