Rep. Frederica Wilson

Representative from Florida’s 24th District, Democrat

Wilson, a Democrat, has been the representative for Florida's 24th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

She was previously the representative for Florida's 17th congressional district (2011-2012).

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Analysis

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)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Wilson for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Frederica Wilson sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

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%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

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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Primary Sources

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