Our unique analysis of the bills Castor has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her 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). Castor is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Read our 2015 Report Card for Castor for more statistics.
Kathy Castor sits on the following committees:
Castor sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Castor’s most recently sponsored bills include...
- H.R. 5955: Restore Charitable Contributions of Premium Cigars to the Troops Act of 2016
- H.R. 4774: Training Tomorrow’s Doctors Today Act
- H.R. 4393: Clean Distributed Energy Grid Integration Act
- H.Con.Res. 60: Expressing the sense of Congress that female athletes be paid the same as ...
- H.R. 2253: Ensuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act
- H.R. 2005: Medicare Drug Savings Act of 2015
- H.R. 1895: Florida Coastal Protection Act
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|Castor’s Vote||Vote Description|
H.R. 1599: Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015
Jul 23, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 3038: Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II
Jul 15, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2146: Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act
Jun 18, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 2048: Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ensuring Effective Discipline Over Monitoring Act of 2015
May 13, 2015. Passed.
H.R. 622: State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act of 2015
Apr 16, 2015. Passed.
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
Feb 27, 2015. Failed.
From Jan 2007 to Dec 2016, Castor missed 301 of 7,644 roll call votes, which is 3.9%. This is worse than the median of 2.4% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 34 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
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