Our unique analysis of the bills Wilson has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Wilson is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Wilson for more statistics.
Frederica Wilson sits on the following committees:
Wilson sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Education (25%) International Affairs (20%) Labor and Employment (16%) Economics and Public Finance (11%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Finance and Financial Sector (5%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (5%)
Some of Wilson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5930: To establish the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, ...
- H.R. 5535: Family Leave for Parental Involvement in Education Act
- H.Res. 599: Recognizing January 2016 as “National Mentoring Month”, and for other purposes.
- H.Res. 570: Recognizing 2016 as the year of the 100th anniversary of the National Association ...
- H.R. 4020: Next Generation High Schools Act
- H.R. 4021: Enhancing Education Through Technology Act of 2015
- H.R. 3993: LEAP Act
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From Jan 2011 to Jul 2016, Wilson missed 270 of 3,991 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 5 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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