Rep. Grace Meng

Representative from New York’s 6th District, Democrat

Meng, a Democrat, has been the representative for New York's 6th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Meng for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Grace Meng sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Meng sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (27%) Arts, Culture, Religion (16%) Labor and Employment (14%) Armed Forces and National Security (11%) Government Operations and Politics (11%) Taxation (8%) Health (8%) Crime and Law Enforcement (5%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Jul 2016, Meng missed 117 of 2,380 roll call votes, which is 4.9%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 7 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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