Rep. Gregory Meeks

New York - District 5

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
New York's 5th District
1997-2013 Representative,
New York's 6th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Meeks is a moderate Democratic leader according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Meeks’s bills have had a total of 134 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

Gregory Meeks sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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Voting Record

From Feb 1998 to Apr 2014, Meeks missed 906 of 11,136 roll call votes, which is 8.1%. This is worse 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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