Rep. John Dingell

Michigan - District 12

Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
2013-2015 Representative,
Michigan's 12th District
2003-2013 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District
1965-2002 Representative,
Michigan's 16th District
1961-1964 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District
1959-1960 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District
1957-1958 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District
1955-1956 Representative,
Michigan's 15th District

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Sponsorship Analysis

Dingell is a moderate Democratic follower according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Dingell’s bills have had a total of 17 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

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Committee Membership

John Dingell sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1956 to Apr 2014, Dingell missed 2,068 of 27,513 roll call votes, which is 7.5%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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