Rep. John Boehner [R]

Former Representative from Ohio’s 8th District

Elected Positions:

Dates Title State / District
1991-2015 Representative Ohio's 8th District

2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Boehner sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (60%) Education (40%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1991 to Oct 2015, Boehner missed 513 of 12,814 roll call votes, which is 4.0%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Oct 2015. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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