Rep. Greg Walden

Representative from Oregon’s 2nd District, Republican

Walden, a Republican, has been the representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district since Jan 6, 1999 (next election in 2016) (map).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Greg Walden sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Walden sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (36%) Science, Technology, Communications (23%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (18%) Armed Forces and National Security (14%) Water Resources Development (9%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1999 to Apr 2016, Walden missed 171 of 11,868 roll call votes, which is 1.4%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 1 explanation for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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