Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R]

Representative from Florida’s 27th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
2013-2016 Representative Florida's 27th District (map)
1989-2012 Representative Florida's 18th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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)

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 (80%) Public Lands and Natural Resources (6%) Crime and Law Enforcement (4%) Housing and Community Development (4%) Education (3%) Health (3%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From May 1989 to Nov 2015, Ros-Lehtinen missed 825 of 16,904 roll call votes, which is 4.9%. This is much worse than the median of 2.2% 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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