Rep. Lee Terry

Former Representative from Nebraska’s 2nd District, Republican

Terry, a Republican, was the representative for Nebraska's 2nd congressional district from 1999 to 2014.



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

Each dot in the chart below was a member of the House of Representatives in 2014. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Terry is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2014 Statistics

Read our 2014 Report Card for Terry for more statistics.

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Terry sponsored bills primarily in these issue areas:

Energy (25%) Health (25%) Economics and Public Finance (16%) Armed Forces and National Security (16%) Commerce (6%) Immigration (6%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (6%)

Recent Bills

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

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Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1999 to Dec 2014, Terry missed 203 of 10,986 roll call votes, which is 1.8%. This is on par with the median of 2.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 2014. ProPublica has tracked 16 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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