Pence is the representative for Indiana’s 6th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 3, 2019. Pence is next up for reelection in 2022 and serves until Jan 3, 2023.
Pence is shown as a purple triangle ▲ in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).
The chart is based on the bills Pence has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 21, 2021. See full analysis methodology.
Ratings from Advocacy Organizations
Pence sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Pence’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.Res. 1197: Expressing support for the designation of October 23, 2020, as a national day ...
- H.R. 7223: RURAL Act
- H.R. 5137: To amend title 40, United States Code, to modify the treatment of certain ...
- H.Res. 680: Recognizing the historical, cultural, and religious significance of the 550th birthday of Guru ...
- H.R. 4485: Public-Private Partnerships for Prosperity (P4) Act
- H.R. 4283: Broadband Interagency Coordination Act of 2019
- H.Res. 515: Expressing support for the designation of October 23, 2019, as a national day ...
From Jan 2019 to Jan 2021, Pence missed 21 of 972 roll call votes, which is 2.2%. This is on par with the median of 2.0% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses and major life events.
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