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%) Crime and Law Enforcement (9%) Government Operations and Politics (9%) Civil Rights and Liberties, Minority Issues (5%) Taxation (5%)
Some of Wilson’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5930: Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act
- 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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|Wilson’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 158: Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act of 2015
Dec 8, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 685: Mortgage Choice Act of 2015
Apr 14, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2011 to Dec 2016, Wilson missed 279 of 4,121 roll call votes, which is 6.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.4% 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.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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