Rep. Katherine Harris

Former Representative from Florida’s 13th District, Republican

Harris, a Republican, was the representative for Florida's 13th congressional district from 2003 to 2006.



Our unique analysis of the bills Harris sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2006. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Harris is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Harris sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Government Operations and Politics (24%) Crime and Law Enforcement (13%) Economics and Public Finance (13%) Armed Forces and National Security (13%) Health (10%) Emergency Management (10%) Science, Technology, Communications (10%) Commerce (8%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2003 to Dec 2006, Harris missed 154 of 2,435 roll call votes, which is 6.3%. This is much worse than the median of 2.9% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2006. 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: