Rep. Larry Bucshon

Representative from Indiana’s 8th District, Republican

Bucshon, a Republican, has been the representative for Indiana's 8th congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Bucshon for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Larry Bucshon sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Bucshon sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Health (56%) Transportation and Public Works (11%) Science, Technology, Communications (11%) Taxation (7%) Government Operations and Politics (7%) International Affairs (7%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Bucshon missed 43 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 1.1%. 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

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