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Rep. Jim Jordan

Representative for Ohio’s 4th District

pronounced jim // JOR-din

Jordan is the representative for Ohio’s 4th congressional district (view map) and is a Republican. He has served since Jan 4, 2007. Jordan is next up for reelection in 2020.

Photo of Rep. Jim Jordan [R-OH4]

Analysis

Legislative Metrics

Read our 2018 Report Card for Jordan.

Ideology–Leadership Chart

Jordan is shown as a purple triangle in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our liberal–conservative ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top).

The chart is based on the bills Jordan has sponsored and cosponsored from Jan 6, 2015 to Jun 14, 2019. See full analysis methodology.

Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Committee Membership

Jim Jordan sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Jordan sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Crime and Law Enforcement (38%) Social Welfare (38%) Government Operations and Politics (25%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Key Votes

Jordan voted Nay

Passed 398/5 on Jan 23, 2017.

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Jordan voted Nay

Passed 382/5 on Nov 14, 2016.

Jordan voted Nay

Passed 338/88 on May 13, 2015.

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Jordan voted Nay

Passed 219/206 on Dec 11, 2014.

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Jordan voted No

Jordan voted No

Jordan voted Aye

Passed 304/117 on Jun 23, 2011.

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Jordan voted Nay

Missed Votes

From Jan 2007 to Jun 2019, Jordan missed 172 of 9,231 roll call votes, which is 1.9%. This is on par with the median of 2.1% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: