Rep. Kyrsten Sinema

Representative from Arizona’s 9th District, Democrat

Sinema, a Democrat, has been the representative for Arizona's 9th congressional district since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2016) (map).



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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Sinema for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Kyrsten Sinema sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Sinema sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Armed Forces and National Security (41%) Immigration (18%) Finance and Financial Sector (18%) Taxation (12%) Education (12%)

Recent Bills

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

View All » (including bills from previous years)

Voting Record

From Jan 2013 to Sep 2016, Sinema missed 80 of 2,463 roll call votes, which is 3.2%. This is worse than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 32 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

Show the numbers...

Primary Sources

The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including: