Rep. John Kline

Representative from Minnesota’s 2nd District, Republican

Kline, a Republican, has been the representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district since Jan 7, 2003 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Analysis

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Kline for more statistics.

Committee Membership

John Kline sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Kline sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (29%) Education (29%) Labor and Employment (21%) Animals (13%) Transportation and Public Works (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Jul 2016, Kline missed 57 of 9,957 roll call votes, which is 0.6%. This is better 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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