Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Representative from Florida’s 27th District, Republican

Ros-Lehtinen, a Republican, has been the representative for Florida's 27th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).

She was previously the representative for Florida's 18th congressional district (1989-2012).

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Our unique analysis of the bills Ros-Lehtinen has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Ros-Lehtinen is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Ros-Lehtinen for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Ros-Lehtinen sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (76%) Health (6%)

Recent Bills

Some of Ros-Lehtinen’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From May 1989 to Sep 2016, Ros-Lehtinen missed 837 of 17,539 roll call votes, which is 4.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 5 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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