Rep. Gary Palmer

Representative from Alabama’s 6th District, Republican

Palmer, a Republican, has been the representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district since Jan 6, 2015 (next election in 2016) (map).

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Palmer for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Gary Palmer sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2015 to Sep 2016, Palmer missed 5 of 1,277 roll call votes, which is 0.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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