Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R]

Representative from Florida’s 12th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Florida's 12th District (map)
2007-2012 Representative Florida's 9th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Gus Bilirakis sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bilirakis sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (31%) Health (22%) Taxation (17%) Emergency Management (14%) International Affairs (8%) Immigration (5%) Transportation and Public Works (3%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Nov 2015, Bilirakis missed 121 of 6,983 roll call votes, which is 1.7%. This is on par with the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 49 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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