Rep. Kay Granger

Representative from Texas’s 12th District, Republican

Granger, a Republican, has been the representative for Texas's 12th congressional district since Jan 7, 1997 (next election in 2016) (map).

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2015 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

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

Committee Membership

Kay Granger sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Granger sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

International Affairs (70%) Health (30%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 1997 to Apr 2016, Granger missed 751 of 13,055 roll call votes, which is 5.8%. This is much worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 78 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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