Rep. Heath Shuler

Former Representative from North Carolina's 11th District

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2007-2013 Representative,
North Carolina's 11th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Shuler was a centrist Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship from Shuler’s time serving in the House of Representatives. Shuler’s bills had a total of 199 cosponsors in the 112th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Shuler to other members of the House of Representatives in the 112th Congress on leadership and ideology.

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Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2007 to Jan 2013, Shuler missed 379 of 5,137 roll call votes, which is 7.4%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jan 2013. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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